Trading Standards Institute Advice

2021.10.15 Recall: Noxus-UK - Magnetic Ballpoint Pen and Magnet Set

The following notice has been issued by the Office for Product Safety and Standards.

Magnetic Ballpoint Pen and Magnet Set

Ballpoint pen

Magnet set

Alert number
2109-0018

Product type
Toys ? magnetic ballpoint pen and magnet set

Product identifiers
ASIN: B081JTSV9H
Brand: Noxus-U

Product description
A set that includes a magnetic ball pen and selection of magnets of different shapes and sizes that can be used to create shapes and figures. The product is supplied in a tin.

Country of origin
China

Counterfeit
No

Risk level
High

Risk type
Choking and injuries

Risk description
This product poses a choking and injury risk because, as received, the magnets fit entirely within the small parts cylinder and the magnetic flux is 441.14 kG²mm² greater than the limit of 50 kG²mm². If two or more magnets were swallowed, there is a risk that the magnets become drawn to each other in the digestive system, which could cause serious injury or death if medical attention is not sought immediately. The product does not comply fully with the marking requirements of the relevant standard and does not meet the requirements of the Toys (Safety) Regulations 2011.

Corrective measures
The product has been recalled from end users

Online marketplace
Amazon - the listing has been removed by the online marketplace

Notifier
Office for Product Safety and Standards

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