Necklace - Fossilised Tree Resin teething necklace

Recall published
2007-10-29
Brand
  • Green Baby
Product title
Necklace - Fossilised Tree Resin teething necklace
Product description
Necklace of fossilised tree resin (amber) beads: sold in a hessian bag marked with “Green Baby” with a label stating: “Made from fossilised tree resin mainly found at the coast of the Baltic and North Sea, the beads have distinctive colours that catch and reflect the light.
Risk
The product poses a risk of choking because small parts (beads) come off in the tension test (at forces of less than 40N) and the parts fit into the small parts cylinder. Children may put the small parts into their mouth and choke. The product does not comply with the Toys Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1. One reported incident.
Measures taken
Measures taken by economic operators: Voluntary withdrawal from the market and recall from consumer by the manufacturer. Press release has been issued.
Barcode
Model number
Unknown
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Choking
Country of origin
Lithuania
RAPEX Reference
1162/07
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
United Kingdom

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