Decorative candles-Fruit Candle

Código SIAR: 6851
Categoria: Produtos que imitam alimentos
Fonte: RAPEX
Data da Publicação: 09 dez, 2010
Países Afetados: Greece
País de Origem do Produto: China
Descrição do Produto: Food-imitating decorative candle in the shape of a yellow pear (approximate dimensions: maximum diameter 7 cm, height 8 cm). The candle is packed in a transparent cubic plastic box (approximate length of edge: 8 cm), with an internal yellow cardboard base.
Marca do Produto: Fruit Candle
Número do Lote / Código de Barras: Art No. S-062/1-0400, barcode: 8 429283 104007
Descrição do Defeito: The product poses a risk of choking because, due to the characteristic form, appearance, colour and size, this product may be mistaken for a foodstuff (pear). This may lead children to put it in their mouth, bite it into pieces and swallow it, which could entail the risk of asphyxia or obstruction of the digestive tract.

The products do not comply with the Directive 87/357/EEC on products which, appearing to be other than they are, endanger the health or safety of consumers.
Riscos: Engasgo
Medidas: Withdrawal from the market ordered by the authorities