Paint on the toy's plastic face and construction hat contains excessive levels of lead.
This recall involves about 175,000 Curious George 12-inch plush dolls with a plastic face. The dolls are dressed to represent five various themes: birthday, fireman, sweet dreams, tool time (shown), and tool time with a soft face. The plush dolls were sold with a Curious George storybook or activity book. The following product and SKU numbers are printed on the packaging:
Toy and discount department stores nationwide from December 2005 through August 2007 for about $15.
Take the recalled toys away from children immediately and contact Marvel Toys to receive a full refund. For more information, contact Marvel Toys at (800) 352-2064 between 7 a.m. and 6 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or visit their Web site at www.regcen.com/curiousgeorge.
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