Genius Premium Do-It-Yourself Slime Kit Recall [Canada]

Canada FlagUS/Washington: Genius Premium Do-It-Yourself Slime Kit Recall [Canada]Genius Premium Craft Boxes, a Halifax, Nova Scotia establishment, recalls three (3) varieties of Do-It-Yourself Slime Kits due to failure to meet Canadian toy safety requirements and consequential risk of children’s developmental abnormalities and future reproductive health damage, all serious health and safety hazards.


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Health Canada/Santé Canada (“HCSC”) reports this recall involves Genius Premium Craft Boxes Do-It-Yourself Slime Kits available in three varieties: Flubber Slime, Chalkboard Paint Slime and Alien Slime.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled Slime Kits can be found on the Web site above.

==> No barcodes, UPCs, item numbers or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

According to Health Canada, its sampling and evaluation program has determined the Do-It-Yourself Slime Kits do not meet the Canadian toy safety requirements related to Boric Acid content.

Boric Acid can be toxic to children if licked or swallowed. Children are more sensitive to Boric Acid toxicity than adults. High levels of Boric Acid ingestion may have long-term effects on a child’s development and their future reproductive health.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Slime Kits, please do not use them. Instead, kindly return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund.

For more information and tips to help you choose safe toys and to help you keep children safe when playing with toys, please consult Health Canada’s Toy safety tips Web page at

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact Genius Premium Craft Boxes at telephone at 1-902-880-4554 from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Atlantic Standard Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can send an e-mail to

Please note: the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.

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More information about this recall:
HCSC ID number: RA-67428
Recalls Direct RIN: 10525-2018
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