Not all the items included within the tinkerED box sets have a CE mark. Several of the loose parts components included are functional everyday household items, decorative items or items found in nature and as such will not have a CE mark.
As noted in the The Toy Safety Directive “products intended for use for educational purposes in schools and other pedagogical contexts under the surveillance of an adult instructor.” are excluded from requiring a CE mark and such products are not considered to be toys.
All our tinkerED box sets have age recommendations within the item description. It is clearly stated that the contents included are potential choking hazards and it is the responsibility of the adult or educational provider to risk assess all resources and activities to the capability and needs of the children participating. All play with the tinkerED box sets should be supervised by a responsible adult.