This recall is being issued by: Consumer Products Safety Commission
Description: Approximately 204,000 "Big Rex and Friends" cloth books are being recalled for high lead levels in the plastic red dot sewn on the book. These books are manufactured in China and were sold between 5/2009-10/2009 at books stores and major retailers. The largest of these retailers include:
--- Barnes & Nobles
--- Toys R Us
Have this product?: The CPSC is recommending that you immediately remove this product from your child and contact the importer for return and refund instructions. Instructions for refunds can be found here or by calling (800) 347-9411. According to this website, an $8.95 refund plus $2.50 for shipping and handling (limit 2 without proof of purchase). Just fill out the Returns Form and send to:
MPS Returns Center
Attention: Keith Paxton
14301 Litchfield Drive
Orange, VA 22960
To learn more on this recall visit: http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml10/10105.html
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Author : Diba Tillery RN, BSN, IBCLC, CPST