Alert number: INFO/00132/20
Type of alert: Other
Category: Protective equipment
Type / number of model: PM2.5 SHIELD 8100
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