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

Alert number: A12/1378/18

Product:  Toy slime

Name: Knet-Schleim Dinosaurier

Batch number / Barcode:  4029811358311; 24090

Risk level: Serious

Category: Toys

Brand: Out of the blue

Type / number of model:  Art. No.: 12/2079

Risk type: Chemical
The migration of boron from the toy slime is too high (measured value up to 1870 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 taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

Description:  Orange-coloured toy slime with dinosaur skeleton figurine.

Country of origin: Taiwan

Alert submitted by: Germany

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Austria, Estonia, France, Poland