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!
Last week there were again pandemic related product alerts since several weeks. The product alerts are always published on Safety Gate: the rapid alert system for dangerous non-food products. This week also there is a newly published alert.
If you are an economic operator* for these products, product recalls can help you make better products and prevent problems with market surveillance authorities.
* Economic operator means the manufacturer, the authorised representative, the importer, the distributor, the fulfilment service provider or any other natural or legal person who is subject to obligations in relation to the manufacture of products, making them available on the market or putting them into service in accordance with the relevant Union harmonisation legislation.