The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has announced recalls of the following products. Consumers should stop using recalled products unless otherwise instructed. For a complete list of recalled products, visit www.cpsc.gov.
Product: Flashing pacifiers or 2-in-1 flashing pacifiers with whistle necklaces
Units: About 8,000
Importer: Sailing (U.S.) International Corp., of Hackensack,N.J.
Hazard: The nipple can detach from the base, posing a choking hazard to young children.
Description: The recalled pacifier necklace has a multicolored cord with a plastic pacifier that comes in assorted colors. A hole at the tip of the nipple is used as a blow hole for the whistle. The pacifier handle operates as the on-off button for the flashing light.
Sold at: Various retail stores nationwide during June 2007 for about$5 per dozen.
Remedy: Return pacifiers to the store where purchased to receive a refund or discard the pacifiers.
Contact: Call 800-643-6134 or visit www.sailingusintl.com.