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2021.10.01 Recall: Metal Neodymium Magic Magnetic Balls

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

DIY Metal Neodymium Magic 5 mm Magnet Magnetic Balls Blocks Cube Construction Building Toys Colorful Arts Crafts Toy

Neodymium

Alert number
2109-0253

Product type
Toys - Magnetic balls

Product identifiers
N/A

Product description
Colourful magnetic building block spheres

Country of origin
N/A

Counterfeit
No

Risk level
Medium

Risk type
Choking and injuries

Risk description
The product presents a risk of choking as the magnetic spheres fit entirely within the small parts cylinder. The product also presents a medium risk of injuries as the magnetic spheres were tested and found to have a magnetic flux index of 222 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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