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Recall Wednesday - Solar System Kits and DNA Kits, 3-in-1 High Chairs, Baby Necessities pacifiers...

Smarty Pants Mama: Recall Wednesday - Solar System Kits and DNA Kits, 3-in-1 High Chairs, Baby Necessities pacifiers...

Wednesday, March 25, 2009

Recall Wednesday - Solar System Kits and DNA Kits, 3-in-1 High Chairs, Baby Necessities pacifiers...

Below are the CPSC recalls I have received this past week. All information comes directly from the CPSC website. Please see the CPSC website for further, more detailed information on all recalled products mentioned below.
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Name of product: Solar System Kits and DNA Kits
Hazard: The surface coating on the educational kit’s wires can contain excessive levels of lead, violating the federal lead paint standard.
Description: This recall involves the “Solar System” and the “DNA” children’s educational craft kits sold under the FloraCraft and HYGLOSS brand names. The kits contain green coated wires that measure 14 ½ inches long and Styrofoam shapes. The following model numbers are included in this recall. The model number is located on the kit’s packaging.
Craft Kits/Model Number
Solar System Kit/SS2003SS10159901SS2003P
DNA Kit/DNA200359903DNA2003P
Sold at: Wal-Mart, Michaels, Jo-Ann Stores, Hobby Lobby and other retailers nationwide from January 2003 through February 2009 for between $10 and $30.
To see this recall on CPSC's web site, including pictures of the recalled products, please go to: http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml09/09158.html

Name of product: 3-in-1 High Chairs
Hazard: The seat can fall backwards from high chair frame if the booster seat release is unlatched while the child is in the product. Also, the seat back can detach if not fully snapped in place, posing a fall hazard and risk of serious injury to young children.
Description: This recall involves the 3-in-1 High Chair to Booster™, which converts from a high chair to a toddler booster seat. It includes a removable tray, height adjustment and folds for storage. The product number (P5369) is printed on the side of the seat, on a label on the seat pad, and on the product’s packaging.
Sold exclusively at: Target stores nationwide from December 2008 through March 2009 for about $100.
To see this recall on CPSC's web site, including pictures of the recalled products, please go to: http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml09/09160.html

Name of product: Baby Necessities pacifiers
Hazard: The pacifiers are banned under federal law. They failed federal safety tests when the nipples separated from the base. This poses a choking hazard to young children.
Description: This recall involves Baby Necessities pacifiers with a blue heart-shaped mouth guard. The pacifiers were sold four to a pack. The words “Baby Necessities” is printed on the cardboard packaging.
Sold at: Dollar and discount stores nationwide from August 2007 through January 2009 for about $1.
To see this recall on CPSC's web site, including pictures of the recalled products, please go to: http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml09/09161.html

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3 Comments:

Blogger Susan said...

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March 26, 2009 at 6:36 AM  
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Anonymous Stair Gates Judy said...

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April 30, 2009 at 1:31 PM  

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