‘Buckyballs’ Magnet toys to be banned after toddler died swallowing seven balls

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Reports: Daily Mail

The Consumer Product Safety Commission will likely ban the small but dangerous high-powered magnets known as ‘Buckyballs’ from the market after one child died another 7,700 were taken to the emergency after swallowing them.

The startling figures were released this week as part of a proposed final rule to rid the rare-earth magnets from the shelves completely.

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