The special supervision and spot check on the quality of children's toy products is here to teach you how to choose safe toys for your children
In order to ensure the safe and reliable use of children's toys, since mid-October, the Xuzhou City Market Supervision Department has organized special supervision and spot checks on the quality of children's toy products. The spot checks cover all major shopping malls and supermarkets in the city's circulation area. The special supervision and spot check on the quality of toy products mainly focused on plastic toys. A total of 20 batches of samples were sampled, and the merchants have been ordered to remove the unqualified products from the shelves.
This special supervision spot check was carried out on the mechanical and physical properties of toys, signs and instructions for use, and migration items of specific elements. During the supervision and spot check, five main problems were found: one is that the small parts on the toy may cause children to swallow and eat by mistake; the other is that the toy holes and gaps are unreasonable, which may easily cause the children's fingers to be stuck or cut; the third is the toy bag The ropes and packaging films on the plastic toys are likely to cause suffocation of children; fourth, the burrs or overflows on the edges and corners of molded toys can easily scratch children’s fingers; fifth, the warning signs or warning statements on toy packaging, instruction manuals and labels do not conform to national standards .
Market supervisors also remind consumers that safety is the most important consideration when buying toys, and they must 'see, smell, and touch.' Look at the color of the toy. The black spots on some single-color plastic toys may be impurities of recycled materials; secondly, when the toy smells, some of the scraps may be made from the second use of toys, the smell is rather pungent; thirdly, the surface of the toy is mostly The surface of inferior toys will not be smooth. In addition, when buying toys, go to qualified stores and supermarkets to choose products with good brands and guarantees.