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13.09.2017

In shops of Cyprus dangerous children's goods are revealed

The Consumer Protection Service has recognized a number of products sold in Cyprus for children, including toys, office and clothing, hazardous to health and life.

According to the official statement from 12 September, the list includes the following goods:

Full list with photos

Toys

Figures-transformers Bionicle and Need Knights, production China, importer D. Leontiou Sports Ltd. For sale in L & G Shopping Center in Protaras.

Light gun Winner High Simulation Flash Gun, production China, Importer Jsp Day To Day Ltd. Sold in the public market in Ayia Napa. Soft toys (a dog with glasses and a piglet), manufactured in China, are sold at the Sunshine store in Protaras.

In all cases, with the exception of a light gun that poses a danger to the eyes and eyes, the toys have not undergone the necessary verification of their safety for children.

Apparel

Children's tracksuits Georgio, sold in the store Athienites and Larnaca. Swimsuit Looney Tunes, sold in the Super Discount Store in Larnaca. In both cases, the fears caused the strings that are next to the child's throat.

Office

Colored pencils in the box Kiko Reprolit, watercolor in the form of numbers from 1 to 6, oil crayons Liberty, holographic pencils, pencils with sparkles Kids Create 12 Glitter Pencils, color pencils Ki-Ko, Foiled Pencils, Looney Tunes, and also stationery set with a picture of a frog on a bicycle. All these products also failed to pass the required safety checks for children. All of them are imported from China, Taiwan and the UK and are sold at the Tofarides Bookshop store in Larnaca.

Additional Information:www.consumer.gov.cyorwww.ec.europa.eu/rapex.

A source: VC

Tags: Cyprus, Society, Health, Children