RECALL: Toys R Us Clay Craft Kits May Contain Mold, Posing Health Risk
The affected craft kits were sold at Toys R Us and Babies R Us stores nationwide
Toys R Us has announced the recall of approximately 6,000 clay craft kits that pose a health hazard.
Mold can be present in the clay, presenting a risk of respiratory or other infections in individuals with compromised immune systems, damaged lungs, or an allergy to mold.
Recalled Product Details
This recall involves totally me! clay craft kits, model number AD11244. The totally me! logo is printed on the front of the box—the model number can be found on the bottom.
The recalled clay craft kits contain two bricks of air dry acrylic paints, a paint brush, three sculpting tools, a plastic rolling pin, a sponge, an instructional work mat, two texture rollers, a plastic clay cutting tool, and a 12" ribbon.
When were they sold?
The affected clay craft kits were sold at Toys R Us and Babies R Us stores nationwide from January 2017 through October 2017 for about $10 each.
Toys R Us says that it has received three reports of mold in the clay. No illnesses or injuries related to this issue have been reported, to date.
What should consumers do?
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled craft kits and return them to any Toys R Us or Babies R Us store for a full refund or store credit.
Consumers with additional questions or concerns about this recall can contact Toys R Us customer service at (800) 869-7787.