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Product recalls

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2019.02.11 Recall: Crazy Geezer's Putty World - magnetic putty

The following notice has been issued by the European Commission:

Category
Toys

Product
Magnetic putty

Brand
Unknown

Name
Crazy Geezer's Putty World

Type / number of model
Purple

Batch number / barcode
Unknown

Risk type
Injuries

The putty contains a magnet which is a small part and has a high magnetic flux.

If a child swallows the small magnet and other metallic objects, they could attract one another causing intestinal blockage or perforation.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.

Measures taken by economic operators
This product listing was removed by Amazon. Withdrawal of the product from the market (by: distributor, other)

Description
Magnetic putty with small plastic accessories (eyes and a nose). The product was sold online (in particular via Amazon).

Country of origin
China

Alert submitted by
United Kingdom

Type of alert
Serious

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Magnetic putty 3

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