Children's Metal Jewelry Recalled

Date:
July 5, 2007
Category:
Jewelry & Accessories
Company/Brand:
Future Industries
The Danger:
The recalled metal jewelry sets contain high levels of lead.
Description:
This recall involves about 20,000 jewelry sets with "Essentials for Kids" printed on the packaging.
  • One set includes a necklace, bracelet, and pair of earrings made of green, blue, or pink plastic beads. The necklaces have painted metallic pendants in the shapes of shoes, girls, blackboards with "ABCD," or school buses.
  • The other set includes a necklace and seven pendants, one for each day of the week. The pendants are shaped as sandals, purses, or butterflies.
Sold At:
Gift stores, dollar stores, and small discount stores nationwide from August 2005 through April 2007 for about $1.
What To Do:
Take the recalled jewelry sets away from children immediately and return them to the store for a full refund, or contact Future Industries for information on receiving a full refund. For more information, contact Future Industries at (800) 929-0006 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday.
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml07/07232.html

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