Giant Starbuilder and Giant Stars building sets Recalled

Date:
September 15, 2010
Category:
Miscellaneous
Toys & Games
Company/Brand:
Edushape Ltd.
The Danger:
Plastic knobs can break from the center of the star, posing a choking hazard to young children.
Description:
This recall involves about 13,500 Giant Starbuilders and Giant Stars building sets. The giant stars measure 5 inches in diameter and are made of opaque plastic. Each star has six knobs protruding from a ring-shaped center. The Giant Starbuilder set contains red, green, yellow, and blue stars. The Giant Star building set contains red, green, yellow, blue, orange, and pink stars.
Sold At:
Small retail stores nationwide and online at Target.com, TOYSRUS.com, Amazon.com and CSN through Wal-mart Marketplace from January 2007 through May 2010, for between $25 and $35.
What To Do:
Immediately take the recalled star blocks away from children and contact Edushape for a replacement set or credit toward another Edushape product of equal or lesser value. For more information, contact Edushape toll-free at 800-404-4744 between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit edushape.com
For More Information:
cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml10/10346.html

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