Alert number: INFO/00117/20
Name: Medical Sterile Mask
Type of alert: Other
Category: Protective equipment
Type / number of model:
Risk type: Health risk / other
The product claims to meet the requirements of a surgical mask but it has not been certified as such by the relevant European body. Consequently, the product might not fulfil the health and safety requirements and thus not properly protect if not combined with additional measures. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Medical Devices Directive and of the relevant European standard EN 14683.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Import rejected at border
Description: Medical face mask
Packaging description: The masks are packed separately in white plastic packaging, with instructions (in Chinese) in bold green characters.
Country of origin: People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by: Poland