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.
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.
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.
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