CTG Brands Inc. recalls Floating Duck Toy Set

Starting date:
December 12, 2016
Posting date:
December 12, 2016
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Children's Products, Toys
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Choking Hazard
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-61386

Affected products

Floating Duck Toy Set

Product description

This recall involves a floating duck toy set sold in a set of three.  One large duck and two smaller ducks are included in a netted bag.  The ducks are yellow with orange beaks, and there is a squeaker reed embedded in the underside of the duck.  The tag attached to the toys is labelled "3 pcs Set canards flottant" with item number 05338 and universal product code (UPC) 062823053380.

Hazard identified

Health Canada's sampling and evaluation program has determined that the floating ducks do not meet the Canadian safety requirements for toys.  The squeaker inside the ducks can be easily removed; these small parts pose a choking hazard to young children.

As of November 30, 2016, CTG Brands Inc. has received no reports of incidents or injuries.

For some tips to help consumers choose safe toys and to help them keep children safe when they play with toys, see the General Toy Safety Tips.

Number sold

Approximately 5,000 units of the recalled floating ducks were sold in Canada at various stores.

Time period sold

The recalled toys were sold from June 2015 to December 2016.

Place of origin

Manufactured in China.

Companies

Manufacturer
Shantou Mango Toys Firm
Shantou
Guangdong Province
CHINA
Importer
CTG Brands Inc.
Vaughan
Ontario
CANADA

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately take the recalled toys away from children and discard in regular household waste or return to place of purchase for a full refund. 

For more information, consumers may contact CTG Brands Inc. by telephone at 1-905-761-3330, from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm (EST), by email or visit the firm's website.

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.