BSN SPORTS recalls Rubber Critter Toys
- Starting date:
- October 10, 2018
- Posting date:
- October 10, 2018
- Type of communication:
- Consumer Product Recall
- Source of recall:
- Health Canada
- Product Safety
- General Public
- Identification number:
Rubber Critter Toys
This recall involves rubber critter in various colors and animal shapes including octopus, alligators, chickens, frogs, penguins, cows and pigs. The toys were sold individually and in sets ranging from 2 to 24 rubber critters.
|SKU||Individual and Set Descriptions|
|1126129||Alligator – Set of 6|
|7752160||Bass – 6 Color Pack|
|77521XXX||Deluxe Bass Set|
|1151992||Mini Chickens 9" – Set of 6|
|7752260||Chicken – 6 Color Pack|
|1235333||Cow – Set of 6|
|1152029||Mini Fish 8" – Set of 6|
|1152005||Mini Frogs 8" – Set of 6|
|7752460||Frog – 6 Color Pack|
|1088243||Octopus – Set of 6|
|1369519||Penguins – 6 Color Pack|
|1152012||Mini Pigs 8" – Set of 6|
|7752360||Pig – 6 Color Pack|
|1092431||Parachute Package (6 Chickens)|
|1276855||PE Essentials Pack (6 Penguins, 6 Octopus, 6 Pig)|
|1346602||Adapted Activities Package (2 Octopus, 2 Penguin)|
|1384917||Critter Package (1 Fish, 1 Frog, 1 Octopus, 1 Chicken, 1 Penguin)|
|1389171||OPEN Basketball Skills 3-5 Econo (2 Penguins)|
|1389172||OPEN Basketball Skills 3-5 Basic (2 Penguins)|
|1389180||OPEN Personal and Social Resp Basic K-2 (6 Chickens, 6 Fish, 6 Frogs, 6 Penguins)|
|1389182||OPEN Soccer Skills Basic 3-5 (3 Chickens)|
|1389592||Toss and Catch Pack (3 Chickens)|
|1397247||Softee Activity Pack (2 Penguins)|
|1397250||Field Day Pack (6 Chickens)|
|1389181||Soccer Skills Eco Pack (6 Chickens)|
The paint on the toys contained levels of lead in excess of the allowable limit. Lead is toxic to children even at low exposure levels. Children can ingest harmful amounts of lead when they chew or suck items containing lead.
As of September 15, BSN SPORTS has received no reports of incidents or injury related to the use of this product in Canada.
Approximately 1,710 units of the affected products were sold in in Canada.
Time period sold
The affected products were sold between February 2017 and February 2018.
Place of origin
Manufactured in China.
BSN SPORTS LLC
What you should do
Consumers should immediately stop using the product and contact BSN SPORTS to return the toy for a merchandise credit.
For more information, consumers can contact BSN SPORTS by telephone at 888-847-8816 from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. CT, Monday through Friday, or online at bsnsports.com, usgames.com, athleticconnection.com and esportsonline.com and click on the product recall link at the bottom of the page or recallrtr.com/rubbercritters for more information.
Please note that the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.
Health Canada would like to remind Canadians to report any health or safety incidents related to the use of this product or any other consumer product or cosmetic by filling out the Consumer Product Incident Report Form.
This recall is also posted on the OECD Global Portal on Product Recalls website. You can visit this site for more information on other international consumer product recalls.