Alert number: A12/01887/20
Name: KN95 Mask
Type of alert: Serious
Category: Protective equipment
Type / number of model: KN95
Risk type: Health risk / other
The particle/filter retention of the material is insufficient (measured value 64,6%). Consequently, an excessive amount of particles or microorganisms might pass through the mask, increasing the risk of infection if not combined with additional protective measures. / The product does not comply with the Personal Protective Equipment Regulation and with the relevant European standard EN 149.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Recall of the product from end users
Description: Single use particle half-face filter mask for protection against particles and aerosols, labelled KN95 and FFP2. The brand's name is embossed on the side.
Packaging description: The product is sold in a transparent foil sachet with black labelling, containing one item, with barcode 6973129750016. The product can be found in an additional outer packaging for 10 individual packets, with a different barcode on the outer packaging (6973129750023).
Country of origin: People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by: Germany