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Overview of RASFF Food Contact Material Notification in November 2017 Featured

There are 8 RASFF notifications on food contact materials in November 2017,in which there are 7 food contact material products from China (including Hongkong), accounted for 87.5%. The main hazards for the notifications are migration of heavy metal , formaldehyde and primary aromatic amines from products. More information is shown below:

Date

Notification type

Notified by

Product

Subject

Action taken

Risk decision

countries concerned*

01/11/2017

alert

Czech Republic

set of glasses

migration of cadmium (0.78 mg/item) and of lead (8.7 mg/item) from set of glasses from China, via Germany

Withdrawal from the market

serious

Austria(D) Belgium(D) Bulgaria(D) China(O)? Croatia(D) Cyprus(D) Czech Republic(D) Denmark(D) Estonia(D) Finland(D) France(D) Germany(D) Hungary (D) INFOSAN Ireland(D) Italy(D) Latvia(D) Lithuania(D) Luxembourg(D) Netherlands(D) Norway(D) Poland(D)Portugal (D)Romania(D) Slovakia(D) Slovenia (D)Spain(D) Switzerland(D) United Kingdom(D)

10/11/2017

border rejection

Spain

bamboo tableware set

migration of formaldehyde (19.6 mg/kg - ppm) from bamboo tableware set for children from China

Import not authorised

Not serious

China(O) Spain


10/11/2017

alert

Slovenia

nylon turner

migration of primary aromatic amines (26.6; 15.2 mg/kg - ppm) from nylon turner from China, via Hong Kong and via Italy

Return to consignor

serious

China (O)

Hong Kong INFOSAN Italy(D) Slovenia(D)


10/11/2017

alert

Latvia

latex teat

migration of N-nitrosatable compounds (0.4935 mg/kg - ppm) from latex teat from Germany, via Poland and via Lithuania

Withdrawal from the market

serious

Belarus (D)? Czech Republic (D)? Georgia (D)? Germany (O)? Hungary (D)? INFOSAN?? Latvia (D)? Lithuania (D)? Moldova (D)? Netherlands (D)? Poland (D)? Russia (D) Slovakia (D)? Ukraine (D)? United Kingdom (D)

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29/11/2017

border rejection

Croatia

silicone baking tray

high content of volatile organic constituents (1.25 %) in silicone baking tray from Hong Kong

detained by operator

Not serious

China?? Croatia?? Hong Kong (O)

29/11/2017

border rejection

Italy

kitchen tools

migration of chromium (24.26 mg/kg - ppm) and of manganese (0.5 mg/kg - ppm) and too high level of overall migration (89 mg/dm2) from kitchen tools from China

placed under customs seals

serious

China (O)? Italy

30/11/2017

alert

Germany

cast iron pan

migration of iron (4380 mg/kg - ppm) from cast iron pan from China, via the Netherlands

Withdrawal from the market

serious

China (O)? Germany (D)? INFOSAN?? Netherlands

30/11/2017

border rejection

Italy

blender with steel and plastic parts

too high level of overall migration (97 mg/dm2) from blender with steel and plastic parts from China

placed under customs seals

undecided

China (O)? Italy

*? D = distribution ?O = origin

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