Mexican Wrestling Action Figures Recalled by Lee Carter Co. Due to Violation of Lead Paint Standard

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.

Recall date: January 24, 2012
Recall number: 12092

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Super Luchamania Action Figures

Hazard:

The surface paints on the action figures contain excessive levels of lead which is prohibited under federal law.

Consumer Contact:

For additional information, consumers should call Lee Carter Co. collect at (415) 824-2004 anytime, or visit the firm's website at www.leecartercompany.com

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Recall Details

Units

About 7,000 packs

Description

The recalled Mexican wrestling Super Luchamania action figures were sold in packs of 12. The multi-colored action figures are plastic, have plastic capes and measure about four inches tall. "Super Luchamania" is printed on the action figures' packaging.

Incidents/Injuries

None reported

Remedy

Consumers should immediately take the recalled action figures away from children and return them to Lee Carter Co. for a full refund or credit towards a replacement product.

Sold at

Various Mexican specialty craft stores nationwide from June 2000 through October 2011 for between $12 and $14 per pack.

Importer(s)

Lee Carter Co., of San Francisco, Calif.

Distributor(s)

Lee Carter Co., of San Francisco, Calif.

Manufactured in

Mexico