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Children's Sleepwear made by Souris Mini

Starting date:
July 8, 2010
Posting date:
July 8, 2010
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Childrens' Products, Clothing and Accessories
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Audience:
General Public (GP)
Identification number:
RA-500002344

Affected products

Children's Sleepwear made by Souris Mini

Product description

This recall involves two styles of toddler's long-sleeved pyjama sets, made of 100% cotton by Souris Mini. The pyjama sets come in various sizes.

Table of recalled/affected products
Model Description UPC CA Sizes
Polo Pyjama (P10S100E) Blue and Pink 00101952432 24765 all sizes
Sleeper (P10S006B) Blue and red with the image of an elephant 00101989089 24765 12, 18, 24 and 30 months

Hazard identified

The recalled sleepwear does not meet the design and flammability requirements for children's sleepwear under Canadian law.

Children's sleepwear that is loose fitting or that has loose edges can contact ignition sources such as stove elements, candles, and matches more easily than tight-fitting sleepwear. Once ignited the sleepwear can burn rapidly and cause severe burns to large areas of the child's body resulting in shock and sometimes death.

Neither Health Canada nor Souris Mini has received reports of incidents or injuries related to the use of this sleepwear.

Number sold

Approximately 1,238 sets of the recalled polo pyjamas and 82 sets of the sleepers were sold at various Souris Mini retail stores in Quebec.

Time period sold

The recalled products were sold from February 2010 to May 2010.

Place of origin

Manufactured in China.

Companies

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

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What you should do

Consumers are advised to stop using the recalled sleepwear and return the product to the place of purchase for product repair.

For more information, consumers may contact Souris Mini at 1-418-524-6464 (Extension 304).