Alert number: INFO/00080/20
Name: Non-medical protective mask
Type of alert: Other
Category: Protective equipment
Type / number of model:
Risk type: Health risk / other
The product advertises a protective potential against particles and microorganisms 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 properly protect when combined with additional measures. / The product does not comply with the Personal Protective Equipment Regulation.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Import rejected at border
Description: White respiratory protective half-face mask of category KN95.
Packaging description: The product is sold in a plastic bag containing 3 pieces.
Country of origin: People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by: Hungary