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

Alert number: A12/0188/18

Product:  Magnetic putty

Name: Peanfun Magnetic Putty

Batch number / Barcode:  Unknown

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Toys

Brand: Peanfun

Type / number of model:  Purple

Risk type: Choking, Injuries
The product includes a small loose magnet with a high magnetic flux.
If a child swallows this small magnet and other metallic objects, they could attract one another causing intestinal blockage or perforation or choking.

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): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures

Description:  Magnetic putty with a small magnet and small “sticky eyes” supplied in a tin. The putty comes in various colours.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: United Kingdom