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

Alert number: A12/01086/20

Product:  Toy putty

Name: Mini Hypercolour Thinking Putty

Barcode:  Unknown
Batch number:  All batches are affected

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Toys

Brand: Crazy Aarons

Type / number of model:  AB020, Amethyst Blush

Counterfeit: NO

Risk type: Chemical
The migration of boron from the toy putty is too high (measured value: 2801 mg/kg). Ingestion or contact with an excessive quantity of boron may harm the health of children by damaging their reproductive system. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-3.

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)

Description:  13 grams of purple toy putty.

Packaging description:  The product is packaged in a round metal tin and was also sold online.

Country of origin: People's Republic of China

Alert submitted by: United Kingdom

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Iceland