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RecallsCPSC, Mega Brands Recall2.4 Million Magnetic Toys

Posted Aug 24 2008 10:30pm

Magnetic_toys_031808 It took more than a year, but the Consumer Product Safety Commission finally persuaded Mega Brands to recall an additional 2.4 million magnetic toys, reports The Chicago Tribune . Some of the toys being recalled this go-around were replacements for previous sets.

The magnets are so powerful they can connect inside a child’s intestines, causing significant damage. To date, more than 10 million Mega Brand toys have been recalled, reports The Tribune.

The CPSC posted two separate press releases to cover the recalls:

Battat also added 7,000 magnetic toys to an earlier recall of 125,000 magnetic building toys. Here’s the link:

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