The following notice has been issued by the European Commission:
Electrical appliances and equipment
UV Sterilisation Wand
Type / number of model
Health risk / other
The product’s plastic cover blocks all UV radiation. Consequently, it will not kill bacteria or viruses, which could then reach the user, increasing the risk of infection.
The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and with the relevant European Standard EN 62471.
Measures taken by economic operators
Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace (By: Other)
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer)
Recall of the product from end users
Black UV disinfecting wand with black electrical lead (USB connection). The product is sold online, in particular via Amazon.
Blue cardboard box.
Country of origin
People’s Republic of China
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Type of alert