Alert number: A12/00942/20
Name: Folding KN95 mask
Type of alert: Serious
Category: Protective equipment
Type / number of model:
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