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Light in the Box Ltd - 64 pcs 8mm Magnet Toy Magnetic Balls Building Blocks Super Strong Rare-Earth Magnets and 216 pcs 5mm Magnet Toy Magnetic Blocks Building Blocks Magnet Stress and Anxiety Relief Office Desk Toys Recall

A recall notice for 64 pcs 8mm Magnet Toy Magnetic Balls Building Blocks Super Strong Rare-Earth Magnets and 216 pcs 5mm Magnet Toy Magnetic Blocks Building Blocks Magnet Stress and Anxiety Relief Office Desk Toys supplied by Light in the Box Ltd as if a child swallows more than one small high powered magnet, the magnets can stick together across the walls of the child’s intestine or other digestive tissue, which can lead to internal injuries and even death. The magnets may pose a choking hazard to young children (small parts).

Light in the Box Ltd - 64 pcs 8mm Magnet Toy Magnetic Balls Building Blocks Super Strong Rare-Earth Magnets and 216 pcs 5mm Magnet Toy Magnetic Blocks Building Blocks Magnet Stress and Anxiety Relief Office Desk Toys

PRA No.

2020/18298

Date published

25 Jun 2020

Product description

64 pcs 8mm Magnet Toy Magnetic Balls Building Blocks Super Strong Rare-Earth Magnets

216 pcs 5mm Magnet Toy Magnetic Blocks Building Blocks Super Strong Rare-Earth Magnets Neodymium Magnet Neodymium Magnet Stress and Anxiety Relief Office Desk Toys DIY Kid’s / Adults’ / Children’s

Photograph of 64 pcs 8mm Magnet Toy Magnetic Balls Building Blocks Super Strong Rare-Earth Magnets

Photograph of 216 pcs 5mm Magnet Toy Magnetic Blocks Building Blocks Super Strong Rare-Earth Magnets

Identifying features

Other

UNIB2018091701GR-01

What are the defects?

The products contains small, high-powered magnets. The products exceeds the maximum allowable magnetic flux index set by the permanent ban on certain small, high powered magnets, prescribed in Consumer Protection Notice No 5 of 2012 ‘Imposition of permanent ban on small, high powered magnets’.

What are the hazards?

If a child swallows more than one small high powered magnet, the magnets can stick together across the walls of the child’s intestine or other digestive tissue, which can lead to internal injuries and even death. The magnets may pose a choking hazard to young children (small parts).

What should consumers do?

Consumers should immediately cease using the products and return the products to Light in the Box. To obtain a full refund consumers will need to provide the order details via https://gw.lightinthebox.com/index.php?main_page=account&prm=1.18.54.0

For further information visit https://www.lightinthebox.com/r/contact-us.html?prm=1.0.85.0

Supplier

Light in the Box Ltd

Traders who sold this product

Sold online on www.miniinthebox.com and www.lightinthebox.com

Where the product was sold

Online

Dates available for sale

  • 1 January 2019 - 25 March 2020

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Recall advertisement.pdf (154.59 KB)

Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.