The Home Depot Recalls Holiday Figurines Due to Lead Paint Hazard

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
December 6, 2007
Release #08-122

Firm’s Recall Hotline: (800) 394-2064
CPSC Recall Hotline: (800) 638-2772
CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7908

 

The Home Depot Recalls Holiday Figurines Due to Lead Paint Hazard

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: Holiday Figurines

Units: About 64,000

Importer: The Home Depot, of Atlanta, Ga.

Manufacturer: Creative Design, of Hong Kong

Hazard: Surface paint on the holiday figurines contains lead.

Incidents/Injuries: None reported.

Description: The recalled holiday figurines are painted plastic snowmen and bears. The SKU number is printed on the bottom of the product.

ProductSizeSKU Number
Holiday Bear Door Greeter 17” x 16” 894-825
Snowman with “Let it Snow” Sign Tabletop item 894-893
Three Snowmen with “Joy” Sign 13” x 17” 898-964
Snowman Votive Holder 7.5” x 7.5” 967-467

 

Manufactured in: China

Sold exclusively at: The Home Depot stores from October 2007 through November 2007 for between $10 and $20.

Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the holiday figurines and return them to any Home Depot store for a full refund.

Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact The Home Depot at (800) 394-2064 or visit the firm’s Web site at www.homedepot.com

 

Picture of Recalled Figurine

 

Picture of Recalled Figurine

 

Picture of Recalled Figurine

 

Picture of Recalled Figurine