Barbie Toys and Accessories Recalled

Date:
September 4, 2007
Category:
Toys & Games
Company/Brand:
Mattel
The Danger:
Paint on the toys contains excessive levels of lead, which is prohibited under federal law.
Description:
The recall includes about 675,000 various Barbie accessory toys that were manufactured between September 30, 2006 and August 20, 2007. The model names, product numbers and affected date code numbers are listed in the chart below. The product and date code numbers are printed on the largest component of the toy sets.
Sold At:
Retail stores nationwide from October 2006 through August 2007 for about $10.
What To Do:
Immediately take the recalled toys away from children and contact Mattel for instructions on how to receive a free replacement toy of equal value. For additional information, contact Mattel's Fisher-Price hotline at (888) 496-8330 anytime, or visit their Web site at www.mattel.com/safety.
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml07/07301.html

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