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2021.09.17 Recall: Nogoo - Magnet Bars

The following notice has been issued by the Office for Product Safety and Standards.

Nogoo 157pcs / SET Magnet Bars Metal Balls Design Blocks Mini Bead Stick Geometric Figure Construction Toys

Nogoo 

Alert number
2108-0300

Product type
Toys - Magnetic building blocks

Product identifiers
AliExpress item number: 1005001406906790

Product description
Colourful magnetic building blocks / bead sticks

Country of origin
N/A

Counterfeit
No

Risk level
High

Risk type
Choking and injuries

Risk description
The product presents a serious risk of choking as the small magnetic balls were found to be small enough to fit completely into a small parts cylinder and as such, would be regarded as capable of causing a choking hazard for a child. The product also presents a risk of injuries because the magnetic spheres were tested and found to have a magnetic flux index of 86.48 kG2 mm², greater than the limit of 50 kG2 mm². If two or more magnets were swallowed, there is a risk that the magnets become drawn to each other in the digestive system, which could cause serious injury or death if medical attention is not sought immediately. The product does not meet the requirements of the Toys (Safety) Regulations 2011.

Corrective measures
We recommend owners stop using this product immediately. Contact the distributor you purchased from, to request redress.

Online marketplace
AliExpress - The listing has been removed by the online marketplace

Notifier
Office for Product Safety and Standards

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