Wilko’s has placed a recall out over fears their Sparkle Girlz Winter Princess Dolls (four varieties with different coloured hair) contains unsafe levels of Phthalates during testing. According to the Breast Cancer Fund, phthalates have been linked to a wide range of health problems.
Wilko announced that on their site that “We’ve recently become aware of a potential safety issue with our Sparkle Girlz Winter Princess Doll shown above. We have identified that this product contains higher than expected levels of phthalates and consequently may present a risk to children if placed in the mouth, therefore it does not meet our strict safety requirements.
Nothing matters more to us than our customers’ safety – so if you’ve purchased this product from us, please return it to any of our stores for a full refund of the purchase price”.
If you have purchased these dolls, please return to store and if you have any questions, please contact your local Wilko store or call the Wilko Customer Care Team free on 08000 329 329