Health Canada reports of a recall involving Topco Kidz Zone Shape Sorter - a shape sorter toy that includes a pink plastic circular disk with six cut-outs and five plastic shapes of various colours. The ball shape and the cube shape are small pieces that pose a choking hazard to young children.
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Health Canada is aware of one complaint related to the shape sorter.
Recalled toys were sold at various dollar stores in Canada from December 2008 to February 2011.
Corrective Action:The shape sorter toy should be kept safely out of the reach of children under three years of age, and older children if they still tend to put toys in their mouths. Alternatively, consumers can remove the ball shape and cube shape from the recalled toy set, and safely dispose of them in regular household garbage.