Boys' Hooded Sweatshirts Recalled

Date:
December 6, 2007
Category:
Clothing
Company/Brand:
Scope Apparel
The Danger:
The sweatshirts have a drawstring through the hood, which can pose a strangulation hazard to children.
Description:
This recall involves about 72,000 boys' small- and medium-sized hooded zip-up sweatshirts. The sweatshirts have various designs on the front, and were sold in charcoal, navy blue, and brown colors. "Whatever" and "RN#39209" are printed on the tag sewn into the jacket.
Sold At:
Mass merchandise and specialty children's clothing retailers nationwide from August 2007 through November 2007 for between $20 and $40.
What To Do:
Remove the drawstrings immediately or return the sweatshirts for a full refund to either the store or Scope Apparel. For more information, contact Scope Apparel toll-free at (888) 692-7129 ext. 0 between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. CT, or visit their Web site at www.scopeimp.com.
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml08/08121.html

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