Children's spade "Sandschäufelchen rot mit Holzgriff" (Sand shovel red

Recall published
Product title
Children's spade "Sandschäufelchen rot mit Holzgriff" (Sand shovel red with wooden grip)
Product description
Red-painted metal spade with wooden handle. A warning on an adhesive label reads: "Not suitable for children under 3 years, since there is a risk of injury if used incorrectly. Children should only play with this item under careful adult supervision!"
The product poses a chemical risk because of high levels of lead and chromium in the red paint. The level of lead varied from 969 mg/kg to 1540 mg/kg. The level of chromium varied from 227 mg/kg to 350 mg/kg. The product does not comply with the Toys Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-3.
Measures taken
Batch number / barcode
Model number
Range No 712 10 235, Product ref. 40093V
EAN: 4016040400935
Products with item number 40093V X are not affected by the recall
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Country of origin
RAPEX Reference
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country


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