|FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
November 7, 2007
Firm’s Recall Hotline: (800) 767-8697
CPSC Recall Hotline: (800) 638-2772
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Schylling Associates Recalls Dizzy Ducks Music Box 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 products. 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: Dizzy Ducks Music Box
Units: About 1,300
Importer: Schylling Associates Inc., of Rowley, Mass.
Hazard: Surface paints on the wooden base of the music box contain excessive levels of lead, which violates the federal lead paint standard.
Incidents/Injuries: None reported.
Description: The Dizzy Ducks Music Box is a wind-up music box with ducks that spin as music plays.
Sold at: Specialty toy stores and gift shops nationwide from March 2007 through October 2007 for about $12.
Manufactured in: China
Remedy: Consumers should immediately take the recalled toy away from children and contact Schylling to receive a refund or free replacement toy.
Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact Schylling at (800) 767-8697 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit the firm’s Web site at www.schylling.com
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