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 6,000
Manufacturer: Sandbox Medical, LLC of Pembroke, Mass.
Hazard: The clip can break apart, posing a choking hazard to young children.
Description: The Cheaper Keeper pacifier clip is a clear plastic clip secured by a pink ribbon with a Velcro closure.
Sold at: Sandbox Baby’s Web site (www.gumdroppacifier.com) from February through March 2011 for about $3.
Remedy: Throw away the clip and contact Sandbox Medical for a free replacement.
Contact: Call 800-396-1550 or visit www.gumdroppacifier.com.