The recall involves water-absorbent “Hatch and Grow Easter Eggs,” which sold at Target stores from February to March of this year for about a dollar each, according to a “Fast Track Recall” notice issued the U.S. Consumer Products Safety Commission (CPSC).

Affected Easter toys have model number 234-25-1200 on the packaging, while the Dino toys have number 234-09-0016.

CPSC says the products can expand in a child’s body after being swallowed, causing intestinal obstructions which could be life-threatening. The toys may not show up on x-rays, and surgery could be needed to remove them.

Consumers who purchased any products affected by the recall should discard them immediately or return them to Target for a full refund.

To date, no injuries have been associated with the recall.

Target Dino Egg Recall

Target Easter Toy Recall

Target Easter Egg Recall

Source: NBC News

Ray Simon

Posted by Ray Simon

Ray Simon is a veteran copywriter with more than a decade's worth of experience in the field. He studied journalism at Vanderbilt University, graduating Cum Lade in 2007. Ray currently specializes in writing content and news articles for independent publications.

Leave a reply

Your email address will not be published.