Rapex 2020 52 Particle filter mask purvigor KN95 Mask

Alert number: A12/01887/20

Product:  Particle filter mask

Name: KN95 Mask

Barcode:  6973129750016 (single), 6973129750023 (10-items pack)
Batch number:  20200328

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Protective equipment

Brand: purvigor

Type / number of model:  KN95

Counterfeit: UNKNOWN

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