The following notice has been issued by the European Commission:
Fidget toy set
Fidget Toy Set
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The product releases an excessive amount of nickel (measured value up to: 5.8 µg/cm2/week). Nickel is a strong sensitiser and causes allergic reactions if present in articles that come into direct and prolonged contact with the skin. The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
Measures taken by economic operators
Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace (by: other)
Sensory fidget toys set consisting of 16 pieces, among which squeezable products (stress balls, a soybean and a mini unicorn), stretchy strings and a flippy chain. The product claims that is intended to relief stress and helps in autism and ADHD.
The set is packaged in a brown cardboard box. The product was sold online in particular via Amazon.
Country of origin
People’s Republic of China
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