Selected Trading In Style Children's Necklaces

Código SIAR: 19827
Categoría: Accesorios de uso personal
País Notificante: Estados Unidos de América
URL de la Fuente: http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2006/Childrens-Necklaces-Recalled-for-Lead-Poisoning-Hazard
Fecha de Publicación: 27 abr, 2006
País de Origen del Producto: China
Número de Lote / Código de Barras: 41838140766
Fabricante: Selected Trading; Dollar General
Descripción del Defecto: Children's Necklaces Recalled for Lead Poisoning Hazard
U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
Office of Information and Public Affairs Washington, DC 20207
April 27, 2006
Release #06-150 Firm's Recall Hotline: (800) 336-6292
CPSC Recall Hotline: (800) 638-2772
CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7908
Children's Necklaces Recalled for Lead Poisoning 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: Children's Necklaces
Units: About 55,000
Importer: Selected Trading Corp., of Miami, Fla.
Hazard: The recalled necklaces contain high levels of lead, posing a serious risk of lead poisoning and adverse health effects to young children.
Incidents/Injuries: None
Description: The recalled choker-style necklaces are silver-colored hearts, crosses and clovers that hang from a blue, maroon or black velvety cord. The jewelry's packaging is white cardboard with "In Style" printed on the front, and UPC number 041838140766 on the back.
Sold at: Dollar General Stores from January 2003 through December 2005 for about $1.
Manufactured In: China
Remedy: Consumers should immediately return the recalled jewelry to the nearest Dollar General Store for a refund.
Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact Selected Trading at (800) 336-6292, visit the firm's Web site at www.selected-trading.com or e-mail the firm at mrubin@selected-trading.com