BS EN 71-3-2019 Safety of toys Part 3: Migration of certain elements.
ThIs document speclflrs requirements and test methods For the migration of aluminium, antimony, arsenic, barium, boron, cadmium. Chromium (III). Chromium (VI). cobalt, copper, lead, manganese. mercury, nickel, selenium, strontium, tin. organic tin md zinc from toy mawrlols and (rum pails of toys.
Packaging materials are not considered to be part of the toy unless they have intended play value, NOTE I See the Eiwopean Commission guidance document no.12cc the application o(the Direcnve on the safety or toys packaging 74
The standard contains requirenienri For the migration otccrtain elements from the following categories of toy materio&
— Category I Dry, brittle, powder like or pliable mate flats,
— Category II: L.iquid or sticky materials:
— Category Ill: Scrajwd-ofl materials.
The requirements of this document do not apply to toys or parts ol toys which, due to their accessibdity, function, volume or mass, clearly exclude any hazard due to sucking, licking or swallowing or prolonged sian contact when the toy or part of toy Is used as intended or in a foreseeable way, bearing in mind the behaviour of children,
NOTE ksr the purposes of this document. ror the following toys and parts 01 toys the likelihood ot suching, licking or swallowing toys is considered slgni&ant (see lU and 11.3):
— All toys intended to be put m the mouth or to the mouth. cosmeacs toys and wnting instruments categorized as toys can be considered to be sucked, licked or swllowed
— All the reesstbk. parts and components of toys intended for children up to 6 years ol age cam be considered to come Into contact with the mouth. The likelihood at mouth contact with parts of toys Intended for older children Is not considered significant I. mint cases (see H2).
2 NormatIve references
The following documents arc rcfern’d to in the trst In such a way that some or all of their content constitutes requirements of this document. For dated references, only the edition cited applies. For undated references, the latest edit Ion of the referenced document (including any amendments) applies.
EN 71-1:2014.AI:2018. Safety of toy’s — Port 1: Mechanical and physical properties
3 Tenns and definitions
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3.1 base material
material upon whkh coarrngs can be formed or deposited.BS EN 71-3 pdf download.