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

Alert number: A12/0132/19

Product:  Slime toy


Batch number / Barcode:  8 714627 356861

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Toys

Brand: Toi-Toys

Type / number of model:  35686A

Risk type: Chemical
The migration of boron from the toy slime is too high (measured value up to 1020 mg/kg).
Ingestion or contact with an excessive quantity of boron may harm the health of children by damaging the reproductive system.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-3.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Manufacturer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures, Recall of the product from end users, Temporary ban on the supply, offer to supply and display of the product

Description:  Pink slime sold in a pink plastic container with a lid in the shape of a pig.

Country of origin: Unknown

Alert submitted by: Luxembourg

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Austria, Croatia, Iceland, Latvia, Poland, Slovakia