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Magnetic putty (LG-MY) recall

Recall date22 Feb 2018
ProductMagnetic putty - blue and gold
Pack sizeTin
Batch codesUnknown
ProblemRisk of chemical and other injuries
Further information

Magnetic putty containing a small magnet and small 'sticky eyes', supplied in a tin. Available in various colours.  

The gold coloured putty contains high amounts of arsenic and lead. Moreover, the magnet is a small part with a high magnetic flux. 

Arsenic is toxic and exposure to lead is harmful for human health and can cause developmental neurotoxicity. If a child swallows this small magnet and other metallic objects, they could attract one another causing intestinal blockage or perforation.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and relevant European standards. 

Whilst this product may not be purchased locally it is available on-line. 

If you have this product remove it from use immediately. 

If you believe you have this product contact Jersey Trading Standards on tel: +44 1534 448160.

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