Rapex 2020 26 Particle filter mask Non-medical protective mask

Alert number: INFO/00080/20

Product:  Particle filter mask

Name: Non-medical protective mask

Barcode:  Unknown
Batch number:  Production year: in 2020

Type of alert: Other

Category: Protective equipment


Type / number of model: 

Counterfeit: UNKNOWN

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