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Summer baby product recalls

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Toys, childcare items, baby care: several products deemed dangerous were recalled this summer, via the government site Rappel Conso. Back on the procedure to follow if you are concerned.

Products recalled in early August:

Cleansing gel care:

  • The product: This surgras Body & Hair cleansing gel (500 ml bottle) from the Laboratoires de Biarritz brand could be contaminated by a bacterium, Pseudomonas aeruginos. The latter is particularly dangerous for the health of people whose immunity is weakened or who have cystic fibrosis.
  • The risk: poisoning and bacterial infection
  • References: GTNI 3760211481803, lot 21K030

For more information:

baby hat

  • The product: this STICK HAUBCHEN woolen hat (Size 0 and Size 1) from the Disana brand, distributed in France by Graine de Marmots, has functional drawstrings in the head and neck area.
  • The risk: strangulation and respiratory arrest
  • References: GTIN 3611933000, all lots starting with numbers 3611

For more information:

Pacifier clip:

  • The product: This Auchan Essentiel brand pacifier clip is likely to break at the level of the chain, following impact. This rupture can release small elements that can be ingested.
  • The risk: respiratory arrest
  • References EAN 3245678345535 – AIE 907378

For more information:

July products whose recall is still in progress:

Mushroom chew toy

  • The product: Distributed by Amazon, this soothing silicone pacifier for babies from 3 to 36 months, aimed at relieving gum pain, does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive (and the corresponding European standard EN 71-1).
  • The risk: respiratory arrest
  • References / GTIN: 53131500. All lots are concerned

For more information:

Wooden jigsaw:

  • The product: Marketed in clearance stores, this wooden puzzle shows a label “Not suitable for children under 3 years old” although the product is intended for children under 36 months given its functions, dimensions and features.
  • The risk: internal damage
  • References: TOY-A118

For more information:

Note: if you or the families you accompany use these products, it is imperative to stop using them, to bring them back or send them back to their point of sale, or even to contact consumer service when it is mentioned. A refund is usually expected.


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