The Rapid Alert System for Non-Food Products (RAPEX)

Alert number: A12/0063/18

Product:  Teether book

Name: Jazzy Jungley

Batch number / Barcode:  9321104838582, Batch stamped: 005475; ITEM#0183858

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Toys

Brand: Playgro

Type / number of model:  0m +

Risk type: Chemical
The fabric material of the book contains the flame retardant tris(2-chlor-1-methylethyl phosphate (TCPP) (measured value: 22950 mg/kg).
TCPP can be harmful to children due to its carcinogenic properties and acute toxicity.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive.

Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures

Description:  Teething toy in the shape of a soft book with squeaky ball and plastic handle. Packaging: fixed to a cardboard label.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Germany

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Luxembourg, The Netherlands