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

Alert number: A12/1589/12

Product:  Toy musical instrument

Name: Glockenspiel 10-tone

Batch number / Barcode:  5905392000025

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Toys

Brand: Marek

Type / number of model:  M03

Risk type: Choking
The product poses a risk of choking because various buttons from the sound bars can come loose and may be swallowed by small children.


The product does not comply with the Toys Directive and with the relevant European standard EN 71-1.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Ban on the marketing of the product.

Description:  Xylophone, packed in transparent plastic.

Country of origin: Poland

Alert submitted by: The Netherlands

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Estonia