The following notice has been issued by the European Commission:
Pink plush baby doll
Type / number of model
eBay item n.: 163493472946
Small parts can easily detach from the toy (for example, the lolly, the screws from the glasses). A small child may put one of them in the mouth and choke on it. Moreover, the product contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 41,9% by weight). This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.
The product contains also di-isononyl phthalate (DINP) (measured 0,24% by weight). This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the liver. The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation, with requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European Standard EN 71-1.
Measures taken by economic operators
Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace (By: other)
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: retailer)
Destruction of the product
Toy baby doll in pink fleece with rabbit ears, sunglasses and ice-lolly on a cord. The product was sold online, in particular via eBay (item n.: 163493472946).
Transparent plastic bag
Country of origin
People’s Republic of China
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