Children's Metal Charms Recalled

Date:
February 23, 2006
Category:
Jewelry & Accessories
Company/Brand:
Provo Craft & Novelty
The Danger:
The recalled charms contain high levels of lead.
Description:
This recall involves about 29,000 metal charms, which are small silver-colored metal shapes that include flowers, bugs, pumpkins, and picture frames. "Art Accentz," "Changlz," "Provo Craft," and "For ages 3 and over" are printed on the charm's packaging. The charms were sold as decorations for craft projects such as scrapbooks, home decor, and jewelry making.
Sold At:
Small craft and scrapbook retails outlets from April 2004 through July 2005, and at Pamida Stores from January 2005 through April 2005, for about $3.
What To Do:
Take the charms away from children and ensure any charms being used are not accessible to children. Call Provo Craft for a full refund. For more information, contact Provo Craft at (800) 955-9490 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. MT Monday through Friday, or visit www.recall.provocraft.com.
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml06/06093.html

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