Toys "R" Us Military Toys Recalled

Date:
October 31, 2007
Category:
Toys & Games
Company/Brand:
Toys "R" Us
The Danger:
Surface coatings on the toys contain excessive levels of lead, violating the federal lead paint standard.
Description:
The recall involves about 16,000 units of four military-style Elite Operations toys, including the following:
  • Super Rigs (#1004)
  • Command Patrol Center (#1020)
  • Barracuda Helicopter (#1023)
  • 3-Pack 8-Inch Figures (#1024).
The product number is located on the toy's packaging.
Sold At:
Toys "R" Us stores nationwide and toysrus.com from July 2007 through October 2007 for between $10 and $30. No other Elite Operations brand military play sets are included in this recall.
What To Do:
Immediately take the toys away from children, and return them to any Toys "R" Us for a full refund or store credit. For additional information, contact Toys "R" Us at (800) 869-7787 between 9 a.m. and 9 p.m. ET Monday through Saturday, and between 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. on Sunday, or visit their Web site at www.toysrus.com.
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml08/08057.html

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