The package contains 1,000 jewel toned beads. They can be fused together using a household iron or strung together to create lots of cool designs. Use with Perler pegboards and ironing sheets; sold separately. All beads are made of LDPE: a food-grade plastic containing no harmful chemicals. Recommended for children ages 6 and up WARNING: Choking Hazard-small parts. Not for children under 3 years. Imported.