Recall Date: 2008-12-03
Recall: 5018 – 09059
Product Name: Manhattan Group Groovy Fashions Sassy Jammies Doll Clothing Sets
Description: Doll Clothing Sets Recalled by Manhattan Group Due to Violation of Lead Paint Standard NEWS from CPSC U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission Office of Information and Public Affairs Washington, DC 20207 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 3, 2008 Release #09-059 Firm’s Recall Hotline: (800) 541-1345 CPSC Recall Hotline: (800) 638-2772 CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7908 Doll Clothing Sets Recalled by Manhattan Group Due to Violation of Lead Paint Standard 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: Groovy Fashions? Sassy Jammies? Doll Clothing Sets Units: About 9,200 Manufacturer: Manhattan Group, of Minneapolis, Minn. Hazard: Surface paints on the pajama pants contain excessive levels of lead, which violates the federal lead paint standard. Incidents/Injuries: None reported. Description: The recalled doll clothing set features a two-piece pajama set, eye mask and slippers. The pajama top is pink satin and the pants are dark brown with multiple-colored flowers printed on them. Sold at: Mail order, Internet and specialty gift stores nationwide from January 2008 through October 2008 for about $12. Manufactured in: Indonesia Remedy: Consumers should take the product away from young children immediately and return them to the store where purchased for a full refund or store credit. Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact Manhattan Group at (800) 541-1345 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or visit the firm’s Web site at www.manhattantoy.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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