Children can have a lot of fun playing with plush toys. However, it’s important to keep in mind that safety should always come first. One of the goals of the various consumer products safety organizations is to protect consumers and families from dangerous toys. These organizations set up rules and guidelines to ensure toy products are safe and issue recalls if a problem is found. Zookiez plush toys are manufactured to meet and exceed all applicable U.S., Canadian, and European safety standards. Furthermore, every effort is made to safeguard any safety concern that is not covered by current regulations.
Applicable Safety Standards and Test Results:
First and foremost, Zookiez plush toys meet the American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM) for Toy Safety requirements (ASTM F963-11). Our Zookiez plush toys have also been thoroughly inspected by Intertek, a Quality Assurance industry leader with more than 40,000 employees in 1,000 locations in over 100 countries, for various aspects including mechanical, physical, chemical, flammability, etc:
• With reliable testing and certification processes for international regulatory approvals
• Total Quality Assurance across supply chain
• Meeting social accountability standards
• Minimizing health, safety, and security risks
Here’s an extract of the Intertek 2016 test report performed on Zookiez plush toys including a detailed list of Applicable Safety Standards:
Our Zookiez plush toys are factory-inspected at all stages of production. Our factory includes extensive health and safety checks and balances promoting international toy safety standards. To ensure factory conditions company agents make regular and unannounced inspections, for employee safety, cleanliness and to prevent underage labor.