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Monti Kids Recalls Toy Box with Bins Due to Choking Hazard (Recall Alert)

  • Recalled Box with Bins Sold with the Level 5 Montessori Box with Bins Set
  • Location of small dowels that could be exposed if outer cabinet separates.
Name of Product:
Monti Kids Toy Box with Bins
Hazard:

A small dowel can become exposed and detach from the toy box, posing a choking hazard to young children.

Remedy:
Refund
Recall Date:
July 21, 2022
Units:

About 1,500

Consumer Contact

Monti Kids at 800-674-3845 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday, email at customercare@montikids.com or online at www.montikids.com/recalls/boxwithbins or www.montikids.com and click on “Recalls” for more information.

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves the Box with Bins included in the Monti Kids’ Level 5 of the Monti Kids Program subscription box. The box is made of wood and has three bins colored blue, red, and yellow. The toy measures approximately 13 x 5.5 x 5.5 inches and this recall includes toys with lot numbers 0D41 and 1A41. The lot number, along with the following text, can be found on the bottom of the toy: “Montessori designs, Ethically Made in Vietnam, and ASTM CPSIA Safety Certified,” are printed on the underside of the box.

 

Remedy:

Consumer should immediately stop using the recalled Box with Bins and contact Monti Kids for instructions to receive a $35 refund. The firm is contacting all known purchasers directly.

Incidents/Injuries:

The firm has received five reports of the small dowel being exposed after separating from the outer cabinet. No injuries have been reported.

Sold At:
Online at www.montikids.com from July 2021 through February 2022 for about $35 (Box with Bins) and about $300 (Level 5 Monti Kids Subscription Box toy set).
Importer(s):

Monti Kids Inc., of Orinda, California  

Manufactured In:
Vietnam
Recall number:
22-759
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