Coolibar Children's Sun Block Jackets and Hoodies Recalled

Date:
June 27, 2008
Category:
Clothing
Company/Brand:
Coolibar
The Danger:
The garments have a drawstring through the hood, posing a strangulation hazard to children.
Description:
This recall involves about 3,000 jackets and hoodies that have a drawstring through the hood. They were sold in children's sizes 2 through 12. The jackets were sold in the following colors: tan, stone, bayou blue, crisp blue, white, berry, and citrus. The hoodies were sold in teal, kiwi, mandarin, aloe green, paprika, hibiscus, smokey blue, white, sherbet, cobalt, and stone.
Sold At:
Coolibar's catalog and www.coolibar.com from March 2005 through April 2008 (hoodies) and from February 2008 through April 2008 (jackets) for between $25 and $40.
What To Do:
Remove the drawstring from the jacket or hoodie immediately or contact Coolibar for instructions on returning the garment for a full refund. For more information, contact Coolibar Inc. toll-free at (866) 266-5422 between 7:30 a.m. and 7 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, and Saturdays between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. CT, visit their Web site at www.coolibar.com, or e-mail them at recall@coolibar.com.
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml08/08316.html

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