Product recalls

Update on Investigation

The following has been released:
Independent investigation finds no further action required on fridge freezer model
An investigation into the fridge freezer involved in the Grenfell Tower fire has confirmed there is no need for further action.
More information from department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

 

Product recalls

Important product recalls are below

2018.02.12 Recall: Peanfun Magnetic Putty

The following notice has been issued by the European Commission:

Peanfun Magnetic Putty

Category
Toys

Product
Magnetic putty

Brand
Peanfun

Name
Peanfun Magnetic Putty

Type / number of model
Purple

Batch number / barcode
Unknown

Description
Magnetic putty with a small magnet and small 'sticky eyes' supplied in a tin. The putty comes in various colours

Risk type
Choking, injuries

The product includes a small loose magnet with a high magnetic flux

If a child swallows this small magnet and other metallic objects, they could attract one another causing intestinal blockage or perforation or choking

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1

Measures ordered by public authorities
Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures     

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