Recall Date: 2007-10-04
Recall: 4025 – 08008
Product Name: Toys R Us Totally Me! Funky Room Children’s Toy Decorating Sets
Description: CKI Recalls Children’s Decorating Sets Due to Violation of Lead Paint Standard; Sold Exclusively at Toys “R” Us NEWS from CPSC U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission Office of Information and Public Affairs Washington, DC 20207 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 4, 2007 Release #08-008 Firm’s Recall Hotline: (800) 869-7787 CPSC Recall Hotline: (800) 638-2772 CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7908 CKI Recalls Children’s Decorating Sets Due to Violation of Lead Paint Standard; Sold Exclusively at Toys “R” Us 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 Toy Decorating Sets Units: About 15,000 Importer: Toys “R” Us Inc., of Wayne, N.J. Manufacturer: CKI Toys, of Hong Kong Hazard: Surface paint on the back of the recalled mirror contains excessive levels of lead, violating the federal lead paint standard. Incidents/Injuries: None reported. Description: These Totally Me! – Funky Room Décor Sets are designed to make various room décor projects and includes a clock, clock movement, satin fabric, round box, door hanger, mirror, paper mirror frame, glitter glue, sticker sheet, foam shapes, sequins, seed beads, elastic cord, fabric flowers, and gem stones. The part containing lead is the mirror. Sold at: Toys “R” Us stores nationwide and toysrus.com from May 2007 through September 2007 for about $10. Manufactured in: China Remedy: Consumers should immediately take the recalled products away from children and return the item to the nearest Toys “R” Us store for store credit. Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact Toys “R” Us toll-free at (800) TOYSRUS/869-7787 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or visit the firm’s Web site at www.toysrus.com
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CPSC is charged with protecting the public from unreasonable risks of injury or death associated with the use of the thousands of consumer products under the agency’s jurisdiction. Deaths, injuries, and property damage from consumer product incidents cost the nation more than $900 billion annually. CPSC is committed to protecting consumers and families from products that pose a fire, electrical, chemical, or mechanical hazard. CPSC’s work to ensure the safety of consumer products – such as toys, cribs, power tools, cigarette lighters, and household chemicals –contributed to a decline in the rate of deaths and injuries associated with consumer products over the past 30 years.Under federal law, it is illegal to attempt to sell or resell this or any other recalled product.
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