Littlest Rebel, Dimples, Little Colonel, Baby Take a Bow, Little Miss Broadway; Shirley Temple, Fox Curly Top, Heidi, Bright Eyes. Rebecca/Sunnybrook Farm; Twentieth Century Metal Charms enclosed with DVDs

Código SIAR: 19821
Categoría: Accesorios de uso personal
País Notificante: Estados Unidos de América
URL de la Fuente: http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2006/Metal-Charms-Sold-with-Twentieth-Century-Fox-DVDs-Recalled-for-Toxic-Lead-Hazard-
Fecha de Publicación: 05 may, 2006
País de Origen del Producto: China
Fabricante: Twentieth Century Fox
Descripción del Defecto: Metal Charms Sold with Twentieth Century Fox DVDs Recalled for Toxic Lead Hazard
U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
Office of Information and Public Affairs Washington, DC 20207
May 5, 2006
Release #06-156 Firm's Recall Hotline: (877) 541-2229
CPSC Recall Hotline: (800) 638-2772
CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7908
Firm's Media Contact: Steve Feldstein, (310) 369-5369
Metal Charms Sold with Twentieth Century Fox DVDs Recalled for Toxic Lead Hazard
WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.
Name of Product: Metal Charms (enclosed with certain DVDs)
Units: About 730,000
Distributor: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, of Los Angeles, Calif.
Hazard: The recalled charms contain high levels of lead. Lead is toxic if ingested by young children and can cause adverse health effects.
Incidents/Injuries: None reported.
Description and Models: The recalled silver-colored metal charms were included as a free giveaway in certain Shirley Temple movie DVDs in specially marked pink boxes. Some DVD boxes contain only charms. Others contain charm bracelets with charms. The charms come in various shapes including animals, hats, treble clefs, and lollipops. The DVD boxes are marked with "Bonus Charm Bracelet Inside," or "Bonus Charm Inside." Charms sold with the following DVD titles are included in this recall.
DVD Titles Curly Top Heidi Little Miss Broadway Shirley Temple Collection Vol. 1 (with above three titles) Baby Take a Bow Bright Eyes Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm Shirley Temple Collection Vol. 2 (with above three titles) Dimples The Little Colonel The Littlest Rebel Shirley Temple Collection Vol. 3 (with above three titles)
Sold at: Retail stores that sell DVDs, by Web retailers, and direct mail from August 2005 through April 2006 for about $15 for single DVDs and about $30 for gift box collections of three DVDs
Manufactured In: China
Remedy: Consumers should immediately take the recalled charms away from children and contact the firm for information on how to return the charms only, and to receive a free DVD.
Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact Fox Home Entertainment toll-free at (877) 541-2229 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. PT, or visit the firm's Web site at www.dvdcharmrecall.com