Rapex 2020 27 Particle filter mask Weimeng KN95 Folding Protective Mask

Alert number: INFO/00088/20

Product:  Particle filter mask

Name: KN95 Folding Protective Mask

Barcode:  Unknown
Batch number:  20.04.2020

Type of alert: Other

Category: Protective equipment

Brand: Weimeng

Type / number of model:  9501

Counterfeit: UNKNOWN

Risk type: Health risk / other
The product advertises a protective potential against particles 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 white cardboard box containing 50 masks.

Country of origin: People's Republic of China

Alert submitted by: Estonia