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R & J Imports Pty Ltd - Wing Crown Mantis (The Grasshopper) Toy Recall

A recall notice for Wing Crown Mantis (The Grasshopper) Toy supplied by R & J Imports Pty Ltd as the product does not comply with the permanent ban on children’s products containing more than 1% diethylhexyl phthalate (DEHP).
These products are banned under the ‘Consumer Protection Notice No. 11 of 2011, Permanent Ban on Children’s Products containing more than 1% diethylhexyl phthalate (DEHP)’.

R & J Imports Pty Ltd - Wing Crown Mantis (The Grasshopper) Toy

PRA No.

2020/18200

Date published

8 Mar 2020

Product description

Green Praying Mantis Toy

Photograph of Wing Crown Mantis (The Grasshopper) Toy

Photograph of Underneath Wing Crown Mantis (The Grasshopper) Toy

What are the defects?

The product does not comply with the permanent ban on children’s products containing more than 1% diethylhexyl phthalate (DEHP).
These products are banned under the ‘Consumer Protection Notice No. 11 of 2011, Permanent Ban on Children’s Products containing more than 1% diethylhexyl phthalate (DEHP)’.

DEHP is a commonly used plasticiser that is used to make plastics such as polyvinyl chloride (PVC) soft and flexible.

What are the hazards?

A risk of reproductive toxicity exists for young children if they extensively chew or suck on objects with unsafe levels of DEHP.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should cease using the product and return it to the place of purchase for a full refund.

For more information, consumers can contact R & J Imports via email randj@y7mail.com

Supplier

R & J Imports Pty Ltd

Traders who sold this product

Happy Living Super Store

Where the product was sold

Victoria

Dates available for sale

  • 1 March 2016 - 27 June 2017

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Recall advertisment.pdf (119.93 KB)

Responsible regulator

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

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission

Product category

DEHP in plastic items

Toys

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