The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has announced the recall of the following products. Consumers should stop using recalled products unless otherwise instructed. Consumers can submit reports of harm to CPSC’s searchable online product safety database at www.SaferProducts.gov. A searchable food and medical product recall database is available at www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/default.htm.
Units: About 1.25 million
Hazard: The pacifier holder clips can crack, and a small part can break off. Children can choke on the broken pieces.
Description: This recall involves Playtex pacifier holder clips that attach a pacifier to clothing, diaper bags and strollers. The plastic clip has a character and a Playtex logo that slides up and down to adjust the clip, a ribbon, and a clear plastic ring that stretches to fit the pacifier. The pacifier holder was sold in green with a monkey figure, pink with a flower and blue with a tow truck.
Sold at: Walmart, Target, Burlington Coat Factory, other major retailers, juvenile product, baby and discount stores nationwide and at Amazon.com, among others, from July 2010 through October 2013 for about $3.
Remedy: Contact Playtex for instructions on how to return the product for a refund.
Contact: Call 888-220-2075 or visit www.playtexproducts.com.