What do you need to ask when buying or producing face masks? What legislation is applicable to face masks? What are market surveillance authorities (MSA's) looking for? By analysing the weekly reposrt of Safety Gate we summarise for you what to look for. Products that don't cause hassle, ProductIP helps you!
The product alerts publsihed here are always published on Safety Gate: the rapid alert system for dangerous non-food products.
If you are an economic operator* for these products, product recalls can help you make better products and prevent problems with market surveillance authorities. Due to the reduced number of pandemic related alerts, this week we have cmbined 2 weeks of alerts.
Particle filter mask(s).
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Marking the product with appropriate warnings on the risks. Date of entry into force 01/02/2021
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Destruction of the product. Date of entry into force 15/02/2021
Measures ordered by economic operators (to: Importer): Import rejected at border. Date of entry into force 01/02/2021