Rapex 2020 27 Particle filter mask PLOW Folding KN95 mask

Alert number: A12/00942/20

Product:  Particle filter mask

Name: Folding KN95 mask

Barcode:  Unknown
Batch number:  Production date: 2020-02-21

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Protective equipment

Brand: PLOW

Type / number of model: 

Counterfeit: NO

Risk type: Health risk / other
The total filtration capacity of the mask is insufficient (measured median value ≤ 91 %). Consequently, an excessive amount of particles or microorganisms might pass through the mask, increasing the risk of infection if not combined with additional protective measures. / The product does not comply with the Personal Protective Equipment Regulation.


Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Marking the product with appropriate warnings on the risks


Description:  KN95 protective respiratory filtration half-face mask, corresponding to category FFP2 according to EN 149.

Packaging description:  The product is individually wrapped in a turquoise plastic sleeve.

Country of origin: People's Republic of China

Alert submitted by: Belgium