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 new searchable online product safety database at www.SaferProducts.gov. A searchable food and medical product recall database is available at http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/default.htm.
Units: About 90,000
Distributor: My Michelle, of New York
Hazard: The jewelry and decorative trim attached to the girl’s garments contain high levels of lead, which is toxic if ingested.
Description: Girls’ tops and dresses were sold in sizes small to extra large and 7 to 16. The tops have beaded necklaces or metallic beads attached to the collar. All have a black tag on the collar with pink print that reads “mymichelle.”
Sold at: Burlington Coat Factory, Dillard’s, JCPenney, Kohl’s, Army and Air Force Exchange, K & G Fashion Superstore and other retail stores nationwide from January through March 2011 for about $38.
Remedy: Contact My Michelle for a refund.