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Souris Mini Children's Sleepwear

Starting date:
January 1, 2009
Posting date:
January 1, 2009
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Childrens' Products, Clothing and Accessories
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Product Safety
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-500001896

Affected products

Souris Mini Children's Sleepwear

Product description

This recall involves various styles of 100% cotton and cotton blend children's sleepwear with the following style numbers:
Children's Sleepwear Style Number
Bath Robe A8S564E
Pyjama Princess: A8S570B, A8S570E, A8S570X
Pyjama Dragon: A8S571B, A8S571E, A8S571X
Pyjama Dog: A8S572B, A8S572E, A8S572X

All of the above mentioned children's sleepwear are also identified by CA 24765.

Hazard identified

Health Canada has established that these products do not meet flammability requirements for children's sleepwear under Canadian law.

Loose-fitting children's sleepwear can get in contact with stove elements, candles, and matches more readily and once ignited, will burn rapidly, potentially resulting in severe burns to large areas of the child's body.

Health Canada has not received any reports of injuries or incidents related to the use of these children's sleepwear items.

Number sold

Approximately 2,952 of the recalled products were sold at Souris Mini Stores in Quebec.

Time period sold

The recalled children's sleepwear was sold from September 2008 to November 2008.

Place of origin

Manufactured in China.

Companies

Importer
Souris Mini
Cap-Rouge
Quebec
CANADA
Tel: 1-418-524-6464

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What you should do

Consumers are advised not to let their children wear the recalled sleepwear.

For more information, consumers may contact Shirley Yorksie or Diane Turgeon of Souris Mini by telephone at 1-418-524-6464.