Topics:ingestion, lead poisoning, sound, toys
Products recalled due to risk of lead exposure
The following products are being recalled because they may contain high levels of lead, which is toxic if ingested by young children and can cause adverse health effects.
Units: About 8,000
Retailer: Disney Store, of Pasadena, Calif.
Importer: Hoop Retail Stores LLC, of Secaucus, N.J.
Description: The green wands light up and sound when a button in the handle is pressed. The top of the wand has white plastic flowers, a green bow and a pin with Tinker Bell’s face on it.
Sold at: Disney stores nationwide from April through October 2007 for about $13.
Remedy: Return toys to a Disney Store for a refund.
Contact: Call 866-902-2798 or visit www.disneystore.com.
Copyright © 2008 by the American Academy of Pediatrics