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

Alert number: A12/1459/18

Product:  Squeezable toy

Name: Squishes - Slow Rising Scented Squishy

Batch number / Barcode:  5053944678878

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Toys

Brand: Unknown

Type / number of model:  Item number 67887

Risk type: Choking, Suffocation
Due to its shape, colour, appearance and size, the product may be mistaken for foodstuff and the outer plastic packaging is too thin and too large.
Small parts can easily be detached from the product and this may lead children to put them in the mouth and choke. If a child plays with the packaging the plastic could cover the mouth and nose, blocking the airways.

The product does not comply with the requirements of tthe Food-imitating products directive and the Toy Safety Directive.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Recall of the product from end users

Description:  Squeezable (squishy) toy in the shape of a slice of cake, coloured pink and white with a strawberry on top.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: United Kingdom