Masks are in daily use during the corona pandemic.
A manufacturer has launched a recall - a toxic substance was discovered in the mouthguard.
by a nationwide
taken out of sale by the
because of its
highly toxic and life-threatening ingredients
Consumers are expressly
by the manufacturer before using the
Kassel - During the
, it is always within reach: the
mouth and nose protection
But now a company is urgently warning against the use of a certain mask, which was
due to a health risk.
Tests discovered a
highly toxic ingredient
Corona mask at Müller in recall: Toxic substance discovered - manufacturer warns consumers
There is a considerable
risk to health
when using it
As reported by the consumer protection portal productwarnung.eu, Müller Handels GmbH & Co. KG informs about the
mouth and nose protection.
Affected is the 7-month face mask
"viral Protect" from
Media Chain Products
in sizes M and L in black.
The company announced via a press release that
aniline was discovered
in the bordering of the
in question during a quality check and chemical analysis
Recall: Manufacturer calls back 7-month face mask "viral Protect" via Müllerhttps: //t.co/qKTtrjyxAx
- Product Warning (@ Product Warning1) December 9, 2020
As a precautionary measure, Media Chain Products GmbH has taken the product
out of sale and recalled it
Since it cannot be ruled out that other articles are contaminated with the ingredient, buyers are strongly advised to
to stop using
A mouthguard was only recently recalled because it did not provide adequate protection against infection.
7-month protective mask
100406 (only on the outer packaging)
M and L
Nationwide recall: Müller sold corona mask contaminated with poison
with the name
was offered and sold in stationary and online retail, for example nationwide in
has not been confirmed
the batch concerned exclusively masks that were offered by Müller.
A mouth and nose protection is currently being recalled.
Due to a toxic substance, the product has already been taken off the market.
The manufacturer urgently warns against use.
© Marijan Murat / dpa
Urgent recall for corona mask at Müller: That's how dangerous the poison aniline is
is a clear, colorless to slightly yellowish, oily liquid and is considered an intermediate in organic chemistry.
It is used, among other things, as a raw material for the production of paints and synthetic fibers.
This is a
powerful blood poison
that prevents oxygen from being transported in the blood.
The poison can be absorbed through the respiratory tract, by swallowing or through contact with the skin.
In the case of mild poisoning, symptoms and signs in the form of
blue discoloration of the skin
states of excitement
The consequences of a higher concentration can range from
to life-threatening impaired
shortness of breath
Long-term symptoms of poisoning are expressed by a
feeling of weakness
loss of appetite
and can also
If the symptoms mentioned are found, owners of the
corona mask are
advised to consult a doctor as soon as possible.
Corona mask on call back: Müller customers can do that
Customers who bought the affected
store can return it to any branch.
The purchase price will be reimbursed there even without presenting the receipt.
If you have
questions, you can
Müller customer service on
+49 (0) 731/725 57 000
or by email at
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