Advisory for Indian products in EU: 16 – 22 November 2021

Advisory for Indian products in EU: 16 – 22 November 2021

Federation of Indian Export Organisations

23 Nov 2021, 17:20 — 2 min read

In order to keep the Indian exporters informed of the rejections faced by Indian products in the EU and to take preventive actions FIEO is forwarding the Rapid Alert Systems for Food and Feed (RASFF) and for Non-Food Consumer Products (RAPEX) alerts on a weekly basis.
The alerts from EU generated during 16 - 22 November 2021 are as under:
1. Alert: Children’s equipment Sling cradle set from India recalled by Denmark from Customer to avoid injury to the eyes
Description: Sand-coloured sling cradle with cradle motor from India which was sold online. The product does not comply with the requirements of the General Product Safety directive and the European standard EN 1130.

The product may release metal slints which can fall on the child inside the cradle and into the children's eyes, causing injuries, and namely injure the eyes.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Manufacturer): Warning consumers of the risks
  • Notifying country: Denmark
  • Risk type: Damage to sight injuries
  • Category: Childcare articles and children's equipment
  • Year- Week: 2021-46

2. Alert: Thiamethoxam and unauthorised substance tricyclazole found in basmati rice from India
  • Notification from: Belgium
  • Risk: Undecided
  • Notification type: Food - Information notification for attention - Border control - consignment released
  • Action Taken: Destruction
  • Date: 19-11-2021


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