Playtex Pacifier Holder Clips Recalled

Date:
January 22, 2014
Category:
Pacifiers & Teething
Company/Brand:
Playtex Products Inc.
The Danger:
The pacifier holder clips can crack and a small part can break off which poses a choking hazard to small children. Playtex has received 99 reports of the holder cracking or breaking. No injuries have been reported.
Description:
This recall involves about 1.25 million Playtex pacifier holder clips that attach a pacifier to items like clothing, diaper bags and strollers. It is a plastic clip with a figure and a Playtex copyright logo that slides up and down to adjust the clip, a ribbon and a clear plastic ring that stretches to fit the pacifier. The pacifier holder was sold in green with a monkey figure, pink with a flower and blue with a tow truck.
Sold At:
Walmart, Target, Burlington Coat Factory, other major retailers, juvenile product, baby and discount stores nationwide and online at Amazon.com, among others, from July 2010 through October 2013 for about $3.
What To Do:
Take the recalled pacifier holders away from infants and contact Playtex for instructions on how to return the product for a full refund. Customers can call Playtex toll-free at (888) 220-2075 or online at www.playtexproducts.com and click on Recall for more information.
For More Information:
cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2014/Playtex-Recalls-Pacifier-Holder-Clips/

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