15 Sept 2017
CPSC Recalls Various Products Made in Mainland China
The CPSC has announced the following recalls of products made in mainland China.
Fabri-Tech Inc. has recalled about 6,500 infant rompers because the buttons on the shoulder straps can detach, posing a choking hazard to children. This recall involves Fabri-Tech’s infant shortall red and white-checkered rompers. The rompers have a toolbox design on the front and two buttons at the top of the straps that button over the shoulders. They were sold in boy’s sizes 6-9m, 12m and 18m. The size, the “decorated originals for kids” logo and “PO# 906512 PD 12/8/16” are printed on the neck label. These garments were sold exclusively at Cracker Barrel Old Country Store stores nationwide from April through July 2017.
Hallmark is recalling approximately 5,800 baby toys in the United States as well as about 200 baby toys in Canada because they have fabric hats and bows that can detach and pose a choking hazard. This recall involves the itty bittys baby Disney-licenced plush animal stacking toys with rattling rings. The toys measure 10 inches by 7.5 inches by 9.5 inches and have a yellow base stand with a post and four rattling rings that slide on and off the post. The red, blue, pink and purple rings have Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse as well as Donald Duck and Daisy Duck characters attached to them. Three of the four Disney-licenced characters are wearing a small plush, fabric hat or bow. The Hallmark logo and “itty bittys” are printed on a sewn-on tag attached to the toy’s base. These toys were sold at Hallmark Gold Crown stores nationwide and on-line at Hallmark.com and Amazon.com from June 2016 through July 2017.
ASHERANGEL has issued a recall for about 950 nightgowns and two-piece pyjama sets because they fail to meet the flammability standards for children’s sleepwear. This recall involves children’s 100 percent cotton nightgowns and two-piece pyjama sets. The short-sleeve nightgowns have white lace at the neckline and a ribbon bow and were sold in purple, pink and blue. The two-piece, long-sleeve shirt and pant pyjama sets have a four button placket down the centre front of the top and a pocket on the left chest. They were sold in solid pink, black with white polka dots, a pink gingham pattern and a blue gingham pattern. Both garments were sold in European sizes 110 cm (4-6 years), 120 cm (6-8 years), 130 cm (7-10 years), 140 cm (9-11 years) and 150 cm (11-13 years). The European size in inches is printed on a tag on the inside of the garment at the back of the neck. These garments were sold exclusively at Amazon.com from December 2016 through July 2017.
Ski and Snowboard Helmets
Smith Sport Optics Inc. has announced a recall of about 7,000 ski and snowboard helmets in the United States as well as 1,000 ski and snowboard helmets in Canada because the buckle on these helmets can disengage, posing a risk of head injury. This recall involves all 2016 and 2017 Smith Quantum ski and snowboard helmets. They were sold in sizes S, M, L and XL in matte black/charcoal, matte white/charcoal, matte Fire (red) /charcoal, matte Klein Blue (blue), matte olive green, matte Reactor (bright green)/black and matte Thunder grey colour combinations. Smith Quantum is printed on a label inside the helmet along with the manufacturing dates. These helmets were sold at specialty stores and snowboard shops and by major retailers from October 2016 through July 2017.