Rapex 2020 32 Particle filter mask Nion

Alert number: INFO/00115/20

Product:  Particle filter mask


Barcode:  Unknown
Batch number:  Unknown

Type of alert: Other

Category: Protective equipment

Brand: Nion

Type / number of model: 

Counterfeit: UNKNOWN

Risk type: Health risk / other
The product bears a CE marking but is not certified as protective equipment by a relevant body. The product advertises a protective potential against (viral) particles but its filtering capacity has not been certified by the relevant (European) body. Consequently, the product might not fulfill 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 ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Import rejected at border


Description:  Protective respiratory filtration half-face mask of category FFP2 according to EN 149.

Packaging description:  The product is packed singularly in a plastic packaging, and then sold in a cardboard box with multiple items.

Country of origin: Ukraine

Alert submitted by: Poland