Btwin RunRide Kids' Balance Bikes recalled due to chemical hazard

Starting date:
November 24, 2020
Posting date:
November 24, 2020
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Toys
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Product Safety
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-74325

Last updated:

Summary

  • Product: Btwin RunRide Kids' Balance Bikes
  • Issue: The accessible surface coating and applied surface coating components of the bike contains barium in excess of allowable limit.
  • What to do: Stop using the product and contact Decathlon Inc. for additional information and refund.

Affected products

Btwin RunRide Kids Balance Bikes

Product description

This recall involves the following products:
Brand Product Name Description Model Code
Btwin RunRide 500 Kids' Balance Bike, 10" Blue and Pink 8349387
RunRide 500 Kids' Balance Bike, 10" Blue and Green 8404834
RunRide 500 Kids' Balance Bike, 10" Orange 8349386
RunRide 520 Kids' Balance Bike, 10" Black and Brown 8349389
RunRide 100 Kids' Balance Bike, 10" White and Green 8349385
RunRide 900 Kids' Balance Bike, 12" Black and Yellow 8501033

 

Hazard identified

The surface coating and applied surface coating components contain barium in excess of the allowable limit in the Canadian Toys Regulations.

As of November 23, 2020, the company has received no reports of incidents or injuries in Canada

Number sold

The company reported that 2233 units of the affected product were sold in Canada.

Time period sold

The affected products were sold from May 2018 to October 2020.

Place of origin

Manufactured in Italy and China

Companies

Distributor
Décathlon Canada inc.
Brossard
Quebec
CANADA
Manufacturer
Telai Olagnero S.R.L.
Cuneo
ITALY
Manufacturer
JD METAL INDUSTRY(SHENZHEN) CO., LTD.
No. 183, Changchun Road, ShangVill, Gongming Town, Guangming District,
Shenzhen City
518106
CHINA

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What you should do

Consumers should stop using the affected product and return the product to the nearest Decathlon store for additional information and a refund.

For more information, consumers may contact Decathlon Canada Inc. by telephone toll-free at 1-844-533-3322, Monday to Friday from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., by email or visit the company'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.