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  • JodyP
    Re: Toy Safety Standards in the UK
    I've hunted high and low for a definative answer. I'm looking at manufacturing a card game (made in China) and the same spec as…
    19 August 2017
  • Peggy
    Re: Toy Safety Standards in the UK
    Hi. I paint wooden peg dolls and I'm just wondering if I use CE tested paint and sealant do I need to have them retested or does…
    18 August 2017
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    ToysAdvice - Your Question:cookie2018 - Your Question:Hi ive made some childrens wooden lock/latch boards
    18 August 2017
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    Re: Toy Safety Standards in the UK
    cookie2018 - Your Question:Hi ive made some childrens wooden lock/latch boards with various components such as door locks,…
    18 August 2017
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    Donna - Your Question:Do wooden teethers (hand held with no fabric 'ears', beads, cord etc) need the CE mark? If so, please…
    18 August 2017
  • Soft Toy Man
    Re: Toy Safety Standards in the UK
    Hello, looking to import a branded soft toy as a one off, to be given to adults and client is happy to label it 'not for…
    17 August 2017
  • Clo
    Re: Toy Safety Standards in the UK
    Hi I'm looking at making and selling teething necklaces? Do they need testing? What do I need to purchase to insure I'm covered…
    17 August 2017
  • cookie2018
    Re: Toy Safety Standards in the UK
    hi ive made some childrens wooden lock/latch boards with various components such as door locks, handles, beads and everyday…
    16 August 2017
  • Donna
    Re: Toy Safety Standards in the UK
    Do wooden teethers (hand held with no fabric 'ears', beads, cord etc) need the CE mark? If so, please could you advise me which?…
    16 August 2017
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    wendy - Your Question:Hello I make little brooches. They are handcut from pine wood and sanded and painted with acrylic paints…
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