Timberland Children's Boots Recalled

December 16, 2009
Jewelry & Accessories
The Timberland Company
The Danger:
The logo stamped onto the boots' insoles contains excessive levels of lead.
This recall involves about 21,000 children's Timberland 6" Classic Scuffproof boots. The boots are wheat-colored leather and were sold in toddler size 4 through junior size 7. The following model and manufacturer/date code numbers are included in this recall: model numbers 34772, 34872, and 34972; manufacturer/date codes 6456, 6556, 6656, 6756, and 6856.The model and manufacturer date code numbers are printed below the size on a white tag inside the boots.
Sold At:
Shoe stores and specialty retailers nationwide from June 2009 through October 2009 for between $50 and $70.
What To Do:
Immediately take the recalled boots away from children and contact Timberland to receive free replacement insoles for the boots. For more information, contact Timberland at (800) 445-5545 between 8 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit www.timberland.com.
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