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

Alert number: A12/0917/19

Product:  Toy putty/slime

Name: Magic Poo/ Unicorn Magic Poo

Batch number / Barcode:  K17, K18

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Toys

Brand: Tobar

Type / number of model:  18977 (Magic Poo); 27433 (Unicorn Magic Poo)

Risk type: Chemical
The migration of boron from the slime/putty is too high (measured value up to 1300 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: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Manufacturer)

Description:  Small pot of toy putty/slime. The product was sold online.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: United Kingdom

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Finland, Ireland