|Office of Information and Public Affairs||Washington, DC 20207|
Firm's Recall Hotline: (800) 543-1515
Note: This recall has been expanded .Units:
Importer: Antioch Publishing, of Yellow Springs, Ohio
Hazard: Paint on the spiral metal bindings of the journals, clip of the bookmarks and the clear coating on the marquis bookmarks and bracelets contain excessive levels of lead, which violates the federal lead paint ban.
Incidents/Injuries: None reported.
Description: This recall involves various designs of bookmarks and journals from Antioch Publishing's Signature Collection. The character-themed bookmarks and journals include the following designs:
|Winnie the Pooh (© Disney)
Lady Bug & Flower
Hope & Courage
Sun & Rainbow
Sun & Moon
Follow Him & Cross
Monkey & Bananas
|Bookmarks Sold with Bracelets|
Sold at: Book, card and gift stores nationwide from March 2005 through October 2007 for between $4 and $14.
Manufactured in: China
Remedy: Consumers should immediately take the bookmarks and journals away from children and contact Antioch Publishing for a refund.
Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact Antioch Publishing at (800) 543-1515 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit the firm's Web site at www.antioch.com