The Land of Nod® Recalls Furniture Due to Lead Paint Hazard

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
December 5, 2006
Release #07-043
Firm's Hotline: (866) 960-5263
CPSC Recall Hotline: (800) 638-2772
CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7908

 

 

The Land of Nod® Recalls Furniture Due to Lead Paint Hazard

 

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the manufacturer 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: Antique White Furniture from the Cottage Collection

Units: About 2,000

Importer: The Land of Nod®, of Northbrook, Ill.

Hazard: Some of the recalled furniture contains paint with high levels of lead. The lead level exceeds that allowed by the federal ban on lead-containing paint which is designed to protect children who might ingest paint chips or peelings. Lead paint is toxic if ingested by young children and can cause adverse health effects.

Incidents/Injuries: None.

Description: The recall includes the following furniture and item numbers. The item number can be found on a label located on the back of the product. The shelf kits include one shelf and two shelf supports for use in the Low Rider Bookcase, the Double-Door Armoire or the District 28 Armoire.

Catalog DescriptionItem Number
Antique White Cottage 2-Over-4 Drawer Dresser 0405161-AW
Antique White Cottage 3-Drawer Dresser 0405181-AW
Antique White Cottage 7-Drawer Dresser 0405231-AW
Antique White Cottage Accessory Top 0405162-AW
Antique White District 28 Armoire 0411011-AW
Antique White District 28 Armoire Shelf Kit 0411012-AW
Antique White Double-Door Armoire 0411031-AW
Antique White Double-Door Armoire Shelf Kit 0411032-AW
Antique White Low Rider Bookcase 0404241-AW
Antique White Low Rider Shelf Kit 0406191-AW

 

Sold by: Land of Nod® catalog and Web site nationwide, and The Land of Nod® stores in Illinois and Washington from September 2003 to August 2006 for between $50 and $1,100.

Manufactured in: Mexico

Remedy: Consumers should contact the Land of Nod® immediately to determine whether their furniture is included in this recall. If included in this recall, consumers should stop using the recalled furniture. The Land of Nod® will arrange for an exchange, credit or refund and offer consumers a gift card to be used toward a future purchase.

Consumer Contact: Consumers should contact The Land of Nod®'s toll-free at (866) 990-5263, Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT or through e-mail at recall@landofnod.com - if inquiring by e-mail, please include your full name and address.

Picture of Recalled Antique White Cottage 2-Over-4 Drawer Dresser

Antique White Cottage 2-Over-4 Drawer Dresser  

Picture of recalled Antique White Cottage 3-Drawer Dresser

Antique White Cottage 3-Drawer Dresser

Picture of recalled Antique White Cottage 7-Drawer Dresser

Antique White Cottage 7-Drawer Dresser

Picture of recalled Antique White Cottage Accessory Top

Antique White Cottage Accessory Top

Picture of recalled Antique White District 28 Armoire

Antique White District 28 Armoire

Picture of recalled Antique White Double-Door Armoire

Antique White Double-Door Armoire

Picture of recalled Antique White Low Rider Bookcase

Antique White Low Rider Bookcase

Picture of recalled Antique White Cottage Night Stand

Antique White Cottage Night Stand