SlumberTrek Australia Pty Ltd—Cryofreeze Gel Pack

Identifying features

The product is a freezer gel pack that was sold with “Baby Innovations” thermal carriers marked with the following model numbers:

93-28610-00-06 Zip Around Sack $9.99
93-28520-09-56 Thermal Twin $9.99
93-28529-00-06 Easy Access Thermal Tote $14.99

What are the defects?

Gel contents of freezer packs may contain diethylene glycol and ethylene glycol.

What are the hazards?

If the plastic outer layer of the freezer pack is damaged, the gel may leak out and pose an ingestion hazard for children or adults.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should immediately stop using the gel pack and dispose of it according to local waste disposal regulations, or return it for a refund in the form of a gift card or replacement to:

PO Box 205, Surrey Hills, VIC 3127
Contact or 03 9897 0700

A $5 Toys ‘R’ Us gift card will be forwarded by Slumbertrek Australia to consumers returning a gel pack or who can supply photographic evidence of its existence prior to disposal. Please provide full postal details to receive a refund or replacement.

SlumberTrek Australia Pty Ltd
Traders who sold this product

Toys "R" Us stores nationally

Where the product was sold
Dates available for sale
  • 1 October 2007 - 30 March 2008

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
Product category