Children's Puppet Theaters Recalled

Date:
September 26, 2007
Category:
Toys & Games
Company/Brand:
Guidecraft
The Danger:
Paint on the puppet theater's wooden panels contains excessive levels of lead, violating the federal lead paint standard.
Description:
The recall includes about 10,000 puppet theaters. They have a chalkboard surface on the front and colored side panels. The puppet theater measures about 35 inches in length, 14 inches in width, and about 52 inches in height.
Sold At:
Specialty toy stores, gift shops, catalogs, and Web sites nationwide from June 2006 through August 2007 for about $90.
What To Do:
Immediately take the recalled puppet theaters away from children and contact Guidecraft to receive a replacement theater or another product of equal value. For additional information, contact Guidecraft toll-free at (888) 824-1308 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or visit their Web site at www.guidecraft.com.
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml07/07312.html

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