The following notice has been issued by the European Commission:
Electrical appliances and equipment
Bactericidal UV Lamp
Type / number of model
Burns, Damage to sight
The product emits an unsafe amount of UV-C radiation (measured value: 5.9 W/m2). Consequently, a user in close proximity to the product will receive an unsafe dose of UV radiation to the eyes or the skin, increasing the risk of burns or severe injuries to the eyes.
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: Importer)
Recall of the product from end users
UV lamp disinfectant light with black electrical lead. The product is sold online, in particular via Amazon.
Yellow and white cardboard box.
Country of origin
People’s Republic of China
Alert submitted by
Type of alert