SpongeBob SquarePants Address Books and Journals Recalled

Date:
August 22, 2007
Category:
Books & Videos
Company/Brand:
Martin Designs
The Danger:
The paint on the metal spiral bindings of the address books and journals can contain excessive levels of lead.
Description:
This recall involves about 250,000 address books and journals with SpongeBob SquarePants characters on the front cover and a black metal spiral binding. The UPC numbers (80773007505 for the address book and 80773002260 and 80773075501 for the journals) are printed on the back covers.
Sold At:
Retail stores nationwide from June 2006 through July 2007 for about $2.
What To Do:
Take the recalled address books and journals away from children, remove the UPC as proof of ownership, and contact Martin Designs Inc. for a full refund. For more information, contact Martin Designs Inc. toll-free at (866) 898-0261 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit their Web site at www.martindesigns-ltd.com.
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml07/07283.html

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