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Product name Buckyballs and Buckycubes high-powered magnet sets
Description Buckyballs and Buckycubes consist of sets of numerous, small, high-powered magnets. These sets vary in the number of magnets included and come in a variety of colors. Individual magnets in the set are about 5 millimeters in diameter. Individual magnets in Buckyballs are spherical and individual magnets in Buckycubes are cube-shaped. 
Problem These products contain defects in the design, warnings and instructions, which pose a substantial risk of injury and death to children and teenagers. 
Distribution U.S. retail stores nationwide and online for between $5 and $100. 
Company Barnes & Noble- 855-592-2993 ,; Bed Bath & Beyond  800-462-3966,; Brookstone  866-576-7337,; Participating Hallmark retailers  800-425-562,; Marbles the Brain Store- 877-527-2460,; and ThinkGeek  888-433-5788, 
Dates sold Since 2010 
Date posted 04/15/2013 
Additional information For additional information, visit the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission news release at 

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