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.
Units: About 40,000
Importer: Seattle Cotton Works, LLC, of Bellevue, Wash.
Hazard: The sweatshirts’ hood drawstring can pose a strangulation hazard to children.
Description: The long-sleeved, zippered sweatshirts have drawstrings along the neckline. Style numbers BSF9647783, BSF9677758, BSF9677791, BSF9647768, BSF9677761 and BSF9677902 are included in the recall.
Sold at: Kohl’s Department Stores nationwide from January through February 2009 for about $17.
Remedy: Remove the drawstring to eliminate the hazard or call the manufacturer for a refund.
Contact: Call 800-533-8922.