The following notice has been issued by the European Commission:

Alert number
A12/00664/20

Category
Toys

Product
Expandable toy

Brand
Unknown

Name
Jelly Growing Sea Life Creatures

Type / number of model
Unknown

Barcode
6948558765542

Batch number
2158-2

Risk type
Choking, Injuries

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

Description
Jelly sea life creatures which will expand when immersed in water.

Packaging description
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

Alert submitted by
United Kingdom

Type of alert
Serious

Products were found and measures were taken also in
Ireland

Jelly Sea Creatures
Jelly Sea Creatures packaging

Source

Recall: Jelly Growing Sea Life Creatures (expandable toy)

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