twitter facebook stumble upon rss

Another Mattel Recall: Now We're Just Pissed

sign up for the momlogic newsletter Tweet This


UPDATE: Disney just announced they will independently be testing their own toys.

848,000 Chinese-made toys... excessive amounts of lead paint.... sound familiar?

From Barbie accessory toys (manufactured between 9/30/06 and 8/20/07) to Fisher Price Big Big World 6-in-1 Bongo Band toys (sold nationwide from July-Aug 2007) the latest Chinese-made toy recall is Mattel's third in a month. THIRD. IN. A. MONTH!

Lead can cause brain damage when ingested by young children. Under current regulations, children's products found to have more than .06 percent lead accessible to users are subject to a recall.

Please toy makers, get your sh*t together. We're getting pretty tired of pulling toys out of tiny yet freakishly strong fingers.

One Mom who, like the rest of us, has no time to sift through serial numbers, took on Mattel in her own way.

For the complete list, go to www.mattel.com.

Worried about the rest of the toys not recalled? Lead testing kits are available.


next: $300 Shoes for $13?! Holy Bogo!
No comments so far | Post a comment now

Leave a reply:



(not displayed)

     




Avoid clicking "Post" more than once
Back to top >>
advertisement