Seattle Cotton Works Hooded Sweatshirts Recalled

Date:
March 12, 2009
Category:
Clothing
Company/Brand:
Seattle Cotton Works, LLC
The Danger:
The sweatshirts have a drawstring through the hood that can pose a strangulation hazard to children.
Description:
This recall involves about 40,000 hooded, long-sleeve sweatshirts which have full-length zippers and drawstrings along the neckline. The products are sold under the Seattle Cotton Works brand in six different designs. The styles are set forth in the image above. The name "Seattle Cotton Works" appears along the inside neckline.
Sold At:
Kohl's Department Stores nationwide from January 2009 through February 2009 for about $17.
What To Do:
Remove the drawstrings from the sweatshirts immediately to eliminate the hazard, or call the manufacturer to arrange for a full refund. For more information or assistance returning a product contact Seattle Cotton Works at (800) 533-8922 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit www.seattlecottonrecall.com.
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml09/09154.html

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