The following notice has been issued by the European Commission:
Electrical appliances and equipment
Portable UV lamp
UV Sanitising Wand
Type / number of model
Health risk / other
The product does not emit neither UV-C nor UV-B radiation.
Consequently, it might not kill bacteria or viruses, which could then reach the user, increasing the risk of infection.
Measures taken by economic operators
Recall of the product from end users, Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace (By: Other)
USB-powered portable UV lamp (‘UV Sanitising Wand’).The description in the listing claims to provide with UV-C emissions and biocidal properties.
The product was sold online, in particular via Amazon under the listing ‘MASO Ultraviolet Germicidal Light, UVC Disinfection Sterilizer Lamp with USB Power, Portable Handheld Stick LED Bar for Hotel Home Travel’.
Country of origin
People’s Republic of China
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