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1. Disney Store Recalls Children's Footed Pajamas Due to Burn Hazard

2. 900,000 Children's Necklaces and Charm Bracelets Recalled by

Cardinal Distributing Co. Due to Lead Poisoning Hazard

3. Life is good® Children's Sweatshirts Recalled by RedEnvelope; Garments Have Drawstrings, Pose Strangulation Hazard

 

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NEWS from CPSC

U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission

Office of Information and Public Affairs

Washington, DC 20207

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

April 17, 2007

Release #07-156

 

Firm's Recall Hotline: (866) 902-2798

CPSC Recall Hotline: (800) 638-2772

CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7908

 

Disney Store Recalls Children's Footed Pajamas Due to Burn 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.

 

Name of product: Baby Einstein Caterpillar Sleepwear and Baby Einstein Duck Sleepwear

 

Units: About 200

 

Retailer: Disney Stores North America, of Pasadena, Calif., which is owned, and under a licensing agreement operated, by a subsidiary of The Children's Place Retail Stores Inc. of Secaucus, N.J.

 

Hazard: This sleepwear fails to meet the children's flammability

standard, posing a risk of burn injury to children.

 

Incidents/Injuries: None reported.

 

Description: The recall involves footed pajamas made of 100 percent cotton. The sleepwear was sold in two styles including green with blue sleeves which has a caterpillar design on the front, and yellow with orange sleeves which has a duck design and "Quack! Quack!" printed on the front and duck beaks on the feet. "Baby Einstein" is printed on the back of the sleepwear. "Disney Store" is printed on a tag inside the

pajamas. Only sleepwear in sizes 12 months and 18 months is included in this recall. Sleepwear sold in sizes 3, 6 and 9 months is not included in this recall.

 

Sold exclusively at: Disney Stores nationwide from April 2006 through May 2006 for about $20.

 

Manufactured in: China

 

Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled sleepwear and return it to any Disney Store for a full refund.

 

Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact Disney Store toll-free at (866) 902-2798 between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday.

 

To see this recall on CPSC's web site, including pictures of the

recalled product, please go to:

http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml07/07156.html

 

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NEWS from CPSC

U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission

Office of Information and Public Affairs

Washington, DC 20207

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

April 17, 2007

Release #07-157

 

Firm's Recall Hotline: (800) 368-2062

CPSC Recall Hotline: (800) 638-2772

CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7908

 

900,000 Children's Necklaces and Charm Bracelets Recalled by Cardinal Distributing Co. Due to 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.

 

Name of product: Children's Charm Bracelets and "Sportswear" Necklaces

 

Units: About 900,000

 

Importer: Cardinal Distributing Co., of Baltimore, Md.

 

Hazard: The paint on this jewelry contains high levels of lead. Lead is toxic if ingested by young children and can cause adverse health effects.

 

Incidents/Injuries: None reported.

 

Description: The recalled necklaces have sports-themed pendants

including blue or green basketballs, yellow stars, "01," and "Perfect 10." The pendants hang from a black cord. The bracelets include green or pink painted heart-shaped charms and silver-colored charms shaped as suns, moons, stars, padlocks, keys, rattles, and fishbones.

 

Sold in: Vending machines located in malls, discount, department and grocery stores nationwide from January 2006 through April 2007 for 25 cents.

 

Manufactured in: India

 

Remedy: Consumers should immediately take the recalled necklaces and charm bracelets away from children and discard them.

 

Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact Cardinal

Distributing Co. Inc. at (800) 368-2062 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit the firm's Web site at

www.vendingdepot.com

 

To see this recall on CPSC's web site, including pictures of the

recalled product, please go to:

http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml07/07157.html

 

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NEWS from CPSC

U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission

Office of Information and Public Affairs

Washington, DC 20207

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

April 17, 2007

Release #07-158

 

Firm's Recall Hotline: (877) 733-3683

CPSC Recall Hotline: (800) 638-2772

CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7908

 

Life is good® Children's Sweatshirts Recalled by RedEnvelope; Garments Have Drawstrings, Pose Strangulation 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.

 

Name of product: Life is good® Children's Sweatshirts

 

Units: About 1,200

 

Importer: Independent Trading Co. of San Clemente, California.

 

Hazard: The garments have a drawstring through the hood, posing a

strangulation hazard to children. In February 1996, CPSC issued

guidelines to help prevent children from strangling or getting entangled on the neck and waist by drawstrings in upper garments, such as jackets and sweatshirts.

 

Incidents/Injuries: None reported.

 

Description: The recalled sweatshirts have "LIFE IS GOOD" written on the front in sewn-on letters. They were sold in children sizes small (6-8), medium (10) and large (12) with drawstrings through the hood. Sweatshirt colors include dark and light blue.

 

Sold at: www.RedEnvelope.com from March 2006 through March 2007 for about $35.

 

Manufactured in: China

 

Remedy: Consumers should immediately remove the drawstrings from the sweatshirts to eliminate the hazard. Consumers can get information about returning the sweatshirts for a full refund by contacting RedEnvelope Inc.

 

Consumer Contact: For additional information, call RedEnvelope Inc. toll-free at (877) 733-3683 anytime, or visit the firm's Web site at www.RedEnvelope.com

 

To see this recall on CPSC's web site, including pictures of the

recalled product, please go to:

http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml07/07158.html

 

 

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