The Manhattan Toy Company of Minneapolis, Minn., is recalling about 15,400 Winkel Colorburst activity toys sold in the U.S. and Canada.
The colored plastic tubes on the product can become brittle and break into small pieces, posing a choking hazard to infants.
The firm has received four reports of plastic tubes breaking. No injuries have been reported.
The Winkel Colorburst teething and activity toy has multi-color plastic tubing inserted into a plastic cube with rattle beads inside. The model number and lot code are printed on the center of the cube and on the hang-tag and product packaging near the UPC code.
Only activity balls with the following lot codes are included in this recall: 206880 DH; 206880 EH; 206880 HH; 206871 EH.
The activity toys, manufactured in China, were sold at toy stores nationwide and online at www.manhattantoy.com and other websites from May 2015, through September 2016, for about $15.
What to do
Consumers should immediately take the recalled toys away from infants and return it to the store where purchased or contact Manhattan Toy for a full refund.
Consumers may contact The Manhattan Toy Company at 800-541-1345 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (CT) Monday through Thursday, and 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. (CT) Fridays, or online at www.manhattantoy.com and click on Recall Information at the bottom of the page for more information.