The following notice has been issued by the European Commission:

Category
Toys

Product
Magnetic putty

Brand
BS

Name
Magnetic Putty

Type / number of model
Gold, Black

Batch number / barcode
6989530087573

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
Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)

Description
Magnetic putty containing a small magnet and small ‘sticky eyes’, supplied in a tin. Available in various colours.

Country of origin
China

Alert submitted by
United Kingdom

Risk level
Serious
BS Magnetic Putty

Source

Recall: BS – Magnetic Putty

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