Children's Jewelry Craft Kits Recalled

Date:
May 6, 2009
Category:
Jewelry & Accessories
Company/Brand:
Action Products International Inc.
The Danger:
The lobster clasps in both craft kits contain high levels of lead. The Abalone Necklace's pendant also contains high levels of lead.
Description:
This recall involves about 2,900 children's jewelry craft kits, including the "Abalone Necklace" (item #67117) and "Venetian Carnevale Necklace" (item #67118), in the United States (and 36 in Canada). Both kits contain components to assemble necklaces, including charms, beads, wire, and clasps. The kit's name, model number, and "Curiosity Kits" are printed on the product's packaging.
Sold At:
Various retailers in the U.S. and Canada from June 2007 through April 2009 for about $6.
What To Do:
Immediately take the recalled children's craft necklaces away from children and contact Action Products International to arrange for the necklace's return and to receive a free replacement. Shipping will be free for consumer returns. For more information, contact Action Products International at (800) 772-2846 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET, or visit www.APII.com.
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml09/09211.html

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