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Girl’s shorts

AM0
SIAR Code: 6809
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Source: RAPEX
Source URL: http://ec.europa.eu/consumers/dyna/rapex/create_rapex.cfm?rx_id=330
Publication Date: Dec 16, 2010
Affected Countries: Greece
Product Origin Country: Thailand
Product Description: Girl’s white or red shorts with a zip, a button and two pockets. Inscription in front: MISS EBITA (red – yellow frame and white letters). The garment bears 4 drawstrings that hang below the lower edge of the garment (their free ends protrude 230 mm each). Composition: 97% cotton, 3% elastane. Size: 6 years
Product Brand: Miss Ebita
Type / Number Model: Code: 6049, barcode: 67998010104 (white), 67998010204 (red)
Defect Description: The product poses a risk of injuries due to the presence of drawstrings that hang below the lower edge of the garment.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.
Risks: Injuries and Laceration
Measures: Withdrawal from the market ordered by the authorities