WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in
cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary
recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using
recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed.
Name of product: Children's "Kidsite" Necklace and Earring Sets
Units: About 6,000
Importer: Crimzon Rose Accessories, of North Providence, R.I.
Hazard: The recalled jewelry contains high levels of lead. Lead is toxic
if ingested by young children and can cause adverse health effects.
Incidents/Injuries: None reported.
Description: The children's necklace and earring sets have birthstones
made of plastic gemstones in various colors. The pendants on the
necklaces are shaped like flowers on a silver-colored chain. The
matching pierced earrings have round birthstones. The month of the
birthstone and "Kidsite" are printed on the front of the products'
packaging. Kmart is printed on the back.
Sold exclusively at: Kmart stores nationwide from October 2001 through
December 2006 for about $5.
Manufactured in: China
Remedy: Consumers should immediately take the recalled product away from
children and return it to any Kmart store to receive one of three free
children's jewelry sets.
Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact Kmart at (800)
659-7026 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. CT, Monday through Friday, or visit
Kmart's Web site.
To see a picture of the recalled product(s) visit the CPSC's web site.
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