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

Alert number: A12/1002/19

Product:  Plastic toy dinosaur

Name: Dinosaur Century Tyrannosaurus Rex

Batch number / Barcode:  Unknown

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Toys

Brand: Rong Kai Toys

Type / number of model:  6623

Risk type: Chemical
The plastic of the toy contains an excessive amount of lead (measured value: 80mg/kg).
Exposure to lead is harmful for human health and can cause developmental neurotoxicity.
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: Destruction of the product (By: Importer)

Description:  Plastic battery-operated toy dinosaur in a printed cardboard box.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: United Kingdom