European Commission – Safety Alert

The European Commission have published a Safety Alert through their Safety Gate RAPEX system (Rapid alert system for non-food products), for Soda-Club (Soda Stream) CO2 Cylinders

Safety Alert A12/00088/21

Summary:
The product does not comply with the requirements of the Transportable Pressure Equipment Directive or the requirements of the Pressure Equipment Directive.
Risk type: Injuries
The upper part of the L-type valve may release and get ejected due to the internal pressure in the cylinder causing injuries to the user. No testing is performed.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor, Manufacturer)
Description: L- type valve SODA-CLUB (CO2). The valve is mounted on SODACLUB (Sodastream) cylinders for carbon dioxide (CO2) 425 g.
This notification does not concern N-type valves or other type of valves mounted on cylinders from SodaStream.

16 February 2021

 

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