Rapex 2020 42 Particle filter mask SHIELD PM2.5 SHIELD 8100

Alert number: INFO/00132/20

Product:  Particle filter mask

Name: SHIELD

Barcode:  Unknown
Batch number:  Unknown

Type of alert: Other

Category: Protective equipment

Brand: 

Type / number of model:  PM2.5 SHIELD 8100

Counterfeit: UNKNOWN

Risk type: Health risk / other
The product advertises a protective potential against (viral) particles but its filtering capacity has not been certified by a relevant (European) body. Consequently, the product might not fulfil the health and safety requirements and thus not properly protect if not combined with additional measures. / The product does not comply with the Personal Protective Equipment Regulation and with the relevant European standard EN 149.

 

Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)

 

Description:  White respiratory protective half-face mask, with the mentions "KN95" and "GB2626-2006" printed on it.

Packaging description:  The product is packaged in a transparent plastic bag, placed in a white cardboard box with Chinese texts.

Country of origin: People's Republic of China

Alert submitted by: Latvia