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

Alert number: A12/1902/18

Product:  Modelling clay

Name: 5D Magic Clay / Clay Super Light

Batch number / Barcode:  Unknown

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Toys

Brand: XLS

Type / number of model:  Unknown

Risk type: Chemical
The migration of boron from the clay is too high (measured value up to 6799 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 ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Import rejected at border

Description:  Modelling clay x 12 pots in different colours. Includes 3 modelling tools.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: United Kingdom

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Romania