Information regarding substances on the REACH Candidate list
All our products meet or exceed the strictest quality and safety requirements.
Three of our products (60215 Fire station, 60209 Sky Police Diamond Heist, 60216 Downtown Fire Brigade) include a lithium coin-cell battery (type CR1216). The manufacturer of this battery has informed us that it might contain the substance “1,2-dimethoxyethane, ethylene glycol dimethyl ether” (EGDME) in amounts exceeding 0,1% (by weight).
Four of our other products (45601 Technic large hub, 45610 Technic large hub battery, 45678 LEGO Education SPIKE prime set, and 45302 Smarthub Rechargeable Battery) include a Lithium Polymer battery. The manufacturer of this battery has informed us that it might contain the substance “1,3-Propanesultone (CAS no 1120-71-4)” in amounts exceeding 0,1% (by weight).
The mentioned substances feature on the present version of the European Chemical Agency REACH Candidate List. According to EU regulations (article 33, 1907 / 2006 REACH) we are obliged to inform if such a substance might be present, even in very low levels.
There is no safety risk, and people will not be exposed to the substance under normal conditions.
No other LEGO products than those mentioned above contain any substances included on the current REACH Candidate list in amounts exceeding 0,1% (by weight).
Protect the environment by not disposing batteries or products with batteries with your household waste. Check with your local authority for recycling advice and facilities.
More info about product safety can be found on www.LEGO.com/aboutus/responsibility or by calling 00800 5346 5555