Children's Spinning Wheel Necklaces Recalled

Date:
September 26, 2007
Category:
Jewelry & Accessories
Company/Brand:
Rhode Island Novelty
The Danger:
The clasp on the necklaces contains high levels of lead.
Description:
This recall includes about 850 necklaces that are 30 inches long with a spinning wheel pendant. The wheel pendant, designed to resemble a car's spinning tire rim, has rhinestones attached to the front and a silver base. It measures 2 3/4 inches in diameter. The item has a clear plastic hang tag with a UPC code of 0 97138 68502 5.
Sold At:
Family entertainment centers, redemption centers, and small discount stores nationwide and at www.rinovelty.com from November 2006 through May 2007 for about $2.
What To Do:
Immediately take the recalled jewelry away from children and return it to the store where purchased or to Rhode Island Novelty for a free replacement jewelry item. For additional information, contact Rhode Island Novelty at (800) 528-5599 between 8:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit their Web site at www.rinovelty.com.
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml07/07313.html

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