Philips Headphones Model SHK 2000BL/00 – Product Recall

Category: Communication and media equipment
Product: Headphones for children
Brand: Philips
Name: Kids headphones
Type / number of model: SHK 2000BL/00; Art.-Nr. 1841601
Batch number / Barcode: 6923410730647
Risk type: Chemical

The plastic material of the ear cups contains polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs), including chrysene (measured value: up to 12.7 mg/kg) and benz(a)anthracene (measured value 6.7 mg/kg). These PAHs are carcinogenic. A person could be exposed if the product comes into direct and prolonged or repetitive contact with the skin.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Other

If you have these it is recommended you stop using them, and return them if possible.


Duncan Newell

Duncan is a technology professional with over 20 years experience of working in various IT roles. He has a interest in cyber security, and has a wide range of other skills in radio, electronics and telecommunications.

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