Meteor Party Bathtime Squeaky Duck Recall [Australia]


Australia ACCC RecallAustralia/Canberra: Meteor Party recalls some Bathtime Squeaky Ducks due to reproductive toxicity for children, a serious health hazard. ACCC: http://ht.ly/uLXJEMeteor Party Bathtime Squeaky Duck

Direct link: http://www.recalls.gov.au/content/index.phtml/itemId/1056264

Additional information:
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following Squeaky Ducks are subject to this recall:

  • Yellow plastic Bathtime Squeaky Ducks with red beak and painted eyes with eyelashes, sold in a package of six; item number: 86920; barcode 011179869206

According to the ACCC, this product is subject to a permanent ban as the product contains more than 1% by weight of DEHP. The chemical DEHP is a commonly used plasticiser that is used to make plastcis such as polyvinyl chloride (PVC) soft and flexible. There is a risk of reproductive toxicity for children, up to and including 36 months of age, who may extensively mouth the object.

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ACCC PRA number: 2014/14001
Recalls Direct RIN: 3242-2014
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