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Recalls

August 04, 2011
Hazard:

Surface paints on the lapel pin contain excessive levels of lead which is prohibited under federal law.

Remedy:

Stop using the lapel pins and return the lapel pin to any Build-A-Bear Workshop store to receive a $5 store coupon. If it is not possible to return the pin to a store, you can contact the company for alternate instructions on receiving a refund.

Units:

About 26,500 pins in the United States and 2,200 in Canada

Consumer Contact:
Phone: (866) 236-5683
June 30, 2011
Hazard:

The paint used on the drum is in excess of the maximum allowable level of 90 ppm, a violation of the federal lead paint standard.

Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the toy and return it to Cost Plus World Market for a full refund.

Units:

About 1,000

Consumer Contact:
Phone: (877) 967-5362
June 23, 2011
Hazard:

The orange grip tape on the tennis racket's handle contains high levels of lead. Lead is toxic if ingested by young children and can cause adverse health effects.

Remedy:

Consumers should immediately take the recalled tennis racquets away from children and contact GAMMA Sports for a free replacement grip kit. GAMMA Sports is directly contacting all known purchasers of the recalled tennis racquets.

Units:

About 2,000

Consumer Contact:
Phone: (800) 333-0337
June 07, 2011
Hazard:

The surface coating on some of the beads contains excessive levels of lead, which is prohibited under federal law.

Remedy:

Consumers should immediately take the recalled kits and any finished bracelets made from the kits away from children and contact the company for a full refund.

Units:

About 75,000

Consumer Contact:
Phone: (855) 535-2099
May 05, 2011
Hazard:

The red paint used on some bowling pins has been measured to be in excess of the maximum allowable level of 90 ppm, a violation of the federal lead paint standard.

Remedy:

Consumers should stop using the bowling pins immediately and contact the manufacturer for a free replacement set.

Units:

About 600

Consumer Contact:
Phone: (888) 224-4181
April 12, 2011
Hazard:

The jewelry and decorative trim attached to the girl's garments contain high levels of lead. Lead is toxic if ingested by young children and can cause adverse health effects.

Remedy:

Consumers should immediately take the recalled garments away from children and contact My Michelle for information on receiving a full refund.

Units:

About 90,000

Consumer Contact:
Phone: (800) 960-8791
December 22, 2010
Hazard:

The yellow surface paint on the banks contains excessive levels of lead which is prohibited under federal law.

Remedy:

Consumers should immediately take these recalled ceramic banks away from children, discard them and contact Oriental Trading Company for information on receiving a refund or credit.

Units:

About 220,000

Consumer Contact:
Phone: (800) 723-6155
September 29, 2010
Hazard:

"Paint on the metal hooks and on the blue paw hook contains excessive levels of lead, violating the federal lead paint standard."

Remedy:

The wall hook set should be returned to Midwest-CBK for a full refund. Contact Midwest-CBK at the number provided below to receive a prepaid shipping label and merchandise credit.

Units:

"4,450"

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