The following notice has been issued by the European Commission:
Jelly Growing Sea Life Creatures
Type / number of model
The turtles are too small and excessively expand when in contact with liquids.
A child may put them into the mouth and swallow them. As the toy expands, it can cause fatal occlusion of the respiratory track or intestinal blockage of small children. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European Standard EN 71-1.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: other)
Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace
Jelly sea life creatures which will expand when immersed in water.
The product is sold single wrapped in plastic and sold collectively in a 24-unit set, and was also sold online, in particular via Amazon.
Country of origin
People’s Republic of China
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Type of alert
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