Modern Teaching Aids — Electronic kitchen scale

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Product description

Kitchen scale with digital display and button battery operated.
Maximum capacity of 5kg measured in 1g increments.

Photograph of front of scale
Photograph of rear of scale

Reasons the product is recalled

The digital kitchen scale does not comply with the the mandatory standards for products containing button/coin batteries. The button/coin battery is not adequately secured, and the button/coin battery is accessible. The product does not include the required warning information.

The hazards to consumers

There is a risk of choking, severe internal burn injuries or death to young children if they gain access to the button/coin batteries. This can occur within 2 hours of swallowing or placing them into their bodies. 

Consumers may be unaware that the product contains button batteries.

What consumers should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the scales, and dispose of the unit as soon as possible. The unit should be stored out of reach of children.
For more information or to arrange a refund or replacement please contact Modern Teaching Aids on or by phone on 1800 251 497. Or use this online form

Traders who sold this product

Modern Teaching Aids
Creative Classroom
Creative Classroom Ltd (New Zealand)


Where the product was sold


Dates available for sale


Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

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

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