Product, Toy & Vehicle Recalls in the European Union


European Union FlagBelgium/Brussels: European Union Headquarters BrusselsThe European Union issues Report 36/2022 of its Rapid Alert System containing twenty-two (22) consumer, automotive, commercial and industrial-based product recalls, a must-read for parents, caregivers, drivers, health and safety workers, company owners, healthcare workers and others: https://bit.ly/3qqEw1P

Direct EU: https://ec.europa.eu/safety-gate-alerts/screen/webReport/detail/10000114?lang=en

Additional information:
Among the twenty-two (22) recalls the European Union announced in its second report of September 2022, the following recall notification was made:

Drug Recall: Aroma King Disposable Electronic Cigarettes

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Aroma King branded Disposable Electronic Cigarettes sold with a model designation of AK5500 and a batch/lot number of 07/2022. This recall alert was submitted by Ireland to the EU Safety Gateway under alert number A12/01272/22.

These Aroma King branded Disposable Electronic Cigarettes were marketed, sold and delivered as consumer-grade Nicotine delivery devices designed to substitute for traditional cigarette-based tobacco use.

The Aroma King branded Disposable Electronic Cigarettes were rated at 5500 puffs, a declared concentration of 20 mg/ml and a declared volume of 12 ml and packaged in plastic bottles that are themselves sleeved in colored cardboard, with each of the fifteen (15) flavors having its own matching colored box, as follows:

    • Blood Orange Energy
    • Blueberry Cheesecake
    • Honey Mango Banana
    • Kiwi Passion Fruit Guava
    • Mango Peach Watermelon
    • Peach Blue Raspberry
    • Pink Lemonade
    • Rainbow Candy
    • Sour Apple
    • Strawberry Kiwi
    • Strawberry Milk Shake
    • Strawberry Mojito
    • Triple Berry Ice
    • Tropical Rainbow Blast
    • Watermelon Bubblegum

No manufacturing date codes, batch/lot designations, production dates, regulatory approval designations, registration numbers, agency approval designations or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

The hazards reported in the recalled Aroma King branded Disposable Electronic Cigarettes include the report that product contains an excessive volume of Nicotine-containing liquid. This could lead to the accidental consumption of a high dose of Nicotine, a substance that is acutely toxic in high doses and its inhalation can cause adverse effects on the health.

Symptoms of Nicotine poisoning range from relatively mild such as nausea and vomiting, abdominal pain, increased heart rate, Hyperpnea (rapid, deep breathing) tremors and seizures, to more dire and serious symptoms such as Bradycardia (slow heart beat), shock, coma, paralysis and respiratory failure.

As a consequence, utilizing the recalled Aroma King branded Disposable Electronic Cigarettes in a reasonable manner expected with their intended design and anticipated use could precipitate serious injury and/or life-changing health consequences.

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Due to these defects, the recalled Disposable Electronic Cigarettes reportedly do not comply with the requirements of Europe’s Tobacco Products Directive.

Consequently, a recall of these Aroma King branded Disposable Electronic Cigarettes from end users within the European marketplace has been ordered. You should not market, sell or use these recalled furniture products.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Aroma King branded Disposable Electronic Cigarettes, please do not use them or allow your children to play with or near them. Instead, kindly return the Electronic Cigarettes to the store or online outlet where you purchased them for a refund.

If you have a medical emergency, please contact 1-1-2, your closest hospital or emergency centre equipped to properly treat burns, electric shock, electrocution, respiratory impairment and/or cardiac arrest.

Please note: 1-1-2 (also written as “112”) is the universal European emergency number you can dial free of charge from fixed and mobile phones anywhere in the EU. It will connect you to the local emergency services including police, ambulance, fire brigade. National emergency numbers are still in use too, alongside 1-1-2. but 1-1-2 is the only number you can use to access the emergency services in all EU countries.

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More information about this recall:
European Union Rapid Alert “Rapex” Report: 36-2022
EU Alert number: A12/01272/22
Recalls Direct RIN: 16220-2022
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