Wal-Mart Charm Key Chains Recalled

Date:
June 19, 2008
Category:
Jewelry & Accessories
Company/Brand:
Wal-Mart
The Danger:
The charms on the key chain contain high levels of lead.
Description:
This recall involves about 39,000 Playsafe "Hip Charm" Key Chains. The key chains have several charms including a button, clover, leaf, and heart. The charms hang from a silver-colored chain. The words "Hip Charm" and the following UPC numbers are printed on the product's packaging:
  • 03156811032
  • 03156811029
  • 03156811019
  • 03156811016
  • 03156811018
  • 03156811028
  • 03156811030
An additional 12,000 key chains had previously been recalled in April 2008.
Sold At:
Wal-Mart stores nationwide from April 2005 through June 2008 for between 50 cents and $6.
What To Do:
Take the key chain away from children immediately and return it to any Wal-Mart store for a full refund. For more information, contact Wal-Mart at (800) 925-6278 between 7 a.m. and 9 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or visit their Web site at www.walmartstores.com.
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml08/08307.html

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