Rapex 2023 20 Particle filter mask KN95

Notifying country

Product category
Protective equipment
Particle filter mask


Product description
Protective respiratory mask in white colour with pressed-in KN95 markings. It has flexible rubber bands for attaching behind the ears.
Packaging description
Each product is packed in a transparent plastic bag.
Country of origin
Risk type
Health risk / other
Risk description
The total filtration capacity of the mask is insufficient (measured mean values: as low as 61 %). Consequently, the product does not fulfil the health and safety requirements, thus, even if combined with other recommended measures, it may not properly protect.
Legal provisions (at EU level) and European standards against which the product was tested and did not comply
The product does not comply with the Personal Protective Equipment Regulation nor with the European standard EN 149.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor)
Withdrawal of the product from the market
Date of entry into force 23/03/2022