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“Beedazzled” Plastic Charm Bracelets
- Starting date:
- April 28, 2010
- Posting date:
- April 28, 2010
- Type of communication:
- Consumer Product Recall
- Childrens' Products, Clothing and Accessories
- Source of recall:
- Health Canada
- Product Safety
- General Public
- Identification number:
"Beedazzled" Plastic Charm Bracelets
This recall involves plastic charm bracelets sold in a clear plastic bag under the brand name "Beedazzled" by Art Craft Company Inc. The brown plastic bracelets come with charms in the shape of a basketball, soccer ball and a pink flower. The bracelets can be identified by the UPC 065203012113.
Health Canada's sampling and evaluation program has revealed that the recalled bracelet contains lead in excess of the allowable limit. Lead is very toxic to children even at low exposure levels. Children can ingest harmful amounts of lead when they chew, suck or swallow jewellery items containing lead.
Neither Art Craft Company Inc. nor Health Canada has received reports of incidents or illnesses related to the use of these pendants.
For more information on the risks and symptoms of lead exposure, visit Healthy Canadians' Reduce your exposure to lead.
Approximately 5,205 of the recalled charm bracelets were sold in Canada.
Time period sold
The recalled products were sold from September 2007 to August 2008.
Place of origin
Manufactured in China.
ArtCraft Company Inc.
What you should do
Consumers should immediately take the recalled bracelets away from children and contact Art Craft Company Inc. for instructions on how to return the product for an exchange.
For more information, consumers may contact Art Craft Company Inc. at 1-888-215-9948, or return product by mail to this address:
Artcraft Company Inc.
309 Pennsylvania Ave
Concord, Ontario L4K 5R9
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