Bathtub Toys Recalled

Date:
October 18, 2010
Category:
Toys & Games
Company/Brand:
Munchkin Inc.
The Danger:
The intake valve on the bottom of the submarine toy can suck up loose skin, posing a laceration hazard to children.
Description:
This recall involves about 34,000 battery-operated bathtub submarine toys. The toy is yellow, has a smiling face, turquoise windows, an orange propeller, and an orange periscope that turns the toy on and off. The intake valve has a water pump that sucks in water to propel the submarine. The toy is intended for use by children during bath time.
Sold At:
Mass merchandise retail stores nationwide and children's stores nationwide from November 2009 through September 2010, for about $7.
What To Do:
Immediately take the recalled toy away from children and contact Munchkin for instructions on how to return the product for a free replacement toy. For more information, contact Munchkin toll-free at 877-242-3134 anytime or visit munchkin.com
For More Information:
cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml11/11012.html

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