SLEEPWEAR SOLD BY DISNEY STORES POSE BURN HAZARD
Stores North America is recalling Baby Einstein Caterpillar
Sleepwear and Baby Einstein Duck Sleepwear sold nationwide at Disney
Stores from April 2006 to May 2006. This sleepwear fails to meet the
children's flammability standard, posing a risk of burn injury to
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.
Consumers should return the sleepwear to any Disney Store for a
Consumers can also contact Disney Store at 866-902-2798 between
8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. Pacific time Monday through Friday. More info
SWEATSHIRTS POSE STRANGULATION HAZARD
RedEnvelope Inc. is recalling Life is goodŽ Children's
Sweatshirts sold nationwide from March 2006 to March 2007. The
garments have a drawstring through the hood, posing a strangulation
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.
Consumers should remove the drawstrings and obtain information
about returning the sweatshirts for a full refund by contacting
RedEnvelope Inc. at 877-733-3683 anytime, or visit
info at www.recalls.org.
SMALL WIRE CAN PROTRUDE THROUGH SHREK HEADBANDS
Paramount Pictures Corp., under contract with DreamWorks
Animation SKG, is recalling Shrek Ears Headbands distributed by
Pepsi Bottlers as a giveaway product to their employees from
February 2007 to April 2007. A small wire can protrude through the
fabric of the ears on these headbands, posing a risk of cuts.
The item is a plastic headband covered in bright green fabric
with two ears similar to the character Shrek from the DreamWorks
film series. A tag attached to one of the ears reads "DREAMWORKS"
and "THE THIRD," and shows the top of the Shrek character's head.
Consumers should call 800-782-6116 between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m.
Eastern time Monday through Friday to receive a free replacement
item. More info at
CHILDREN'S JEWELRY CONTAIN LEAD
Cardinal Distributing Co., of Baltimore, Md., is recalling
Children's Charm Bracelets and "Sportswear" Necklaces sold
nationwide from January 2006 to April 2007. The paint on this
jewelry contains high levels of lead
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 fish bones.
Consumers should discard the jewelry. Consumers can contact
Cardinal Distributing Co. Inc. at 800-368-2062 between 9 a.m. and 5
p.m. Eastern time Monday through Friday or visit
More info at
GEL CANDLES CAN BREAK
McCormick Distilling Co., doing business as Tequila Rose
Distilling Co., is recalling Tequila Rose Strawberry Cream candle
sets sold nationwide from January 2007 to March 2007. The martini
glass containing the gel candle can break while the candle is
burning, posing fire and burn hazards.
The recalled gel candles came in the Tequila Rose Strawberry
Cream set, a Valentine's Day gift set. The candle has pink gel and
is contained in a martini glass. The words "Tequila Rose" and "Made
in China" are printed on the glass. The gift set also includes a
750-milliliter bottle of Tequila Rose Strawberry Cream liqueur.
Consumers should contact Tequila Rose Distilling at 800-567-7303
between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Eastern time Monday through Friday for
instructions on how to get a free replacement candle or visit
BOUNCER SEATS CAN BREAK
Oeuf LLC, of Brooklyn, N.Y., is recalling Infant Bouncer Seats
sold nationwide from September 2006 to March 2007. The tubular metal
frame can break, posing a fall hazard to infants in the seat.
This recall involves Oeuf infant bouncer seats with padded canvas
supported by a tubular steel frame. The canvas seat is brown with
white, blue or pink stripes. Model number 2005 is printed on the
Consumers should contact Oeuf LLC at 800-691-8810 between 10 a.m.
and 5 p.m. Eastern time Monday through Friday to receive a repair
kit or visit
www.oeufnyc.com. More info at
FLOOR OUTLETS WIRED INCORRECTLY
Lamson & Sessions is recalling CarlonŽ Drop-In Floor Boxes sold
nationwide from January 2005 to March 2007. The recalled floor boxes
are wired incorrectly, resulting in reverse polarity. This poses a
shock or electrocution hazard.
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The drop-in floor boxes are used to provide an extra electrical
outlet in the floor. They were sold under the CarlonŽ brand name and
have a brass finish cover approximately 3 1/2 inches in diameter. "Carlon"
is stamped into the plastic above the receptacle, and the model
number is located to the left of the receptacle. Model numbers
E971FBDI and E971FBDIB are included in this recall.
Consumers should contact Lamson & Sessions at 866-636-1531
between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. Eastern time Monday through Friday to
receive a free repair. Consumers can also visit
http://lamson-home2.com/Recall.php. More info at
SAFETY HARNESSES COULD FAIL
Hunter's View is expanding its recall of Safety Harnesses Sold
with Tree Stands sold nationwide beginning in January 2004. The
harnesses could fail during use, resulting in a hunter falling from
the tree stand and suffering serious injuries or death.
The recall involves all 2004 and 2005 model year Fall Arrest
Systems (FAS), or harnesses with "Model Year 2004" or "Model Year
2005" printed on a white Hunter's View label attached to the harness
or the tree strap. The recall includes all model number harnesses
sold during these years. The recall also includes replacement
harnesses provided to consumers as a result of the previous recall.
Consumers should contact Hunter's View at 888-878-0440 between 8
a.m. and 4:30 p.m. CT Monday through Friday to receive a free
replacement harness or visit
www.huntersview.com. More info at
DOG CHEWS MAY BE CONTAMINATED
T.W. Enterprises of Ferndale, Wash., is recalling certain dog
chews it markets, because they may be contaminated with Salmonella.
The following is a list of the recalled products (Product Name/
A.B. Dog Chew - Size / UPC): A.B. Small Chew, 3 - 4 inch /
833234001105 A. B. Puppy Chew, 4 - 6 inch / 83323401112 A.B. Dog
Chew Medium, 6 inch / 833234001051 A.B. Dog Chew Large, 10 inch /
833234001068 A. B. Dog Chew XL, 13 inch / 833234001075 A. B. Dog
Chew Mega, 16 inch / 833234001082 A. B. Dog Chew Jumbo, 26 inch /
T.W. Enterprises Inc. manufactured these dog chews and
distributed them throughout the United States under its name. The
affected products were distributed before March 22, 2007, to retail
locations and are non-coded, i.e. they have no batch code or other
Consumers with questions may contact T.W. Enterprises at
1-360-366-0408. More info at
(scroll down on linked page).
NATURAL BALANCE PET FOODS, INC. DOG AND CAT FOOD
Natural Balance, Pacoima, Calif., is issuing a recall for all of
its Venison dog products and the dry Venison cat food only,
regardless of date codes. The recalled products include Venison and
Brown Rice canned and bagged dog foods, Venison and Brown Rice dog
treats, and Venison and Green Pea dry cat food.
Recent laboratory results show that the products contain
melamine. We recommend our customers immediately stop feeding our
recalled venison products regardless of date code and return unused
product to their retailer for a full refund.
The products are packaged in bags, cans and zip-lock treat bags
and sold in pet specialty stores and PetCo nationally.
Consumers with questions may contact the company at
1-800-829-4493 or visit
www.naturalbalance.net. More info at
(scroll down on linked page).
WILBUR-ELLIS RECALLS RICE PROTEIN CONCENTRATE
Wilbur-Ellis Company is recalling all lots of the rice protein
concentrate the San Francisco company's Feed Division has shipped to
pet-food manufacturers, because of a risk that rice protein
concentrate may have been contaminated by melamine.
Wilbur-Ellis noted that it obtained rice protein from a single
source in China and shipped to a total of five U.S. pet-food
manufacturers located in Utah, New York, Kansas and two in Missouri.
Wilbur-Ellis began importing rice protein concentrate from
Binzhou Futian Biology Technology in July 2006. A total of 14
containers holding 336 metric tons of rice protein concentrate were
sent from Futian to Wilbur-Ellis. Wilbur-Ellis has distributed 155
metric tons to date.
BUILDING SET RECALL EXPANDED
Mega Brands America, Inc. ("Mega Brands") (the new owner of Rose
Art Industries, Inc.) has expanded a recall of Magnetix Magnetic
Building Sets. The recall includes all sets, except newer Magnetix
sets sold since March 31, 2006, that are age-labeled 6+ and sets
that contain the following caution label:
"CAUTION: Do not ingest or inhale magnets. Attraction of magnets
in the body may cause serious injury and require immediate medical
These older sets, which were manufactured in China, contain up to
250 plastic building pieces and 1/2-inch diameter steel balls. The
building pieces include 1 1/2-inch squares, 1-inch triangles,
cylinder rods, flexors, connectors, extenders and curves and come in
an assortment of colors such as metallic, primary, translucent and
glow in the dark.
Consumers should contact Mega Brands at 800-779-7122 between 8
a.m. and 6 p.m. Eastern time Monday through Friday for a comparable
replacement toy or visit
www.megabrands.com. More info at
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