Officials urge recall of dangerous dart toy

State officials are asking the federal government to recall a foam dart toy that they say can be a danger to your child. ‘Clingy Darts’

?Clingy Darts? are sold at Dollar Tree stores

?Clingy Darts? are sold at Dollar Tree stores and contain a chemical known as DEHP.

BROOKLYN - State officials are asking the federal government to recall a foam dart toy that they say can be a danger to your child.

‘Clingy Darts’ are sold at Dollar Tree stores and contain more than six times the federally allowed limit on a chemical known as DEHP, which is used to soften plastic.

According to the National Toxicology Program, DEHP is a reproductive and developmental toxin in animals. There are concerns about its potential health effects, especially in infants and toddlers.

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