Dinosaur Play Sets Recalled by DND Imports Due to Violation of Lead Paint Standard

The surface paint on the monkey figure contains excessive levels of lead, violating the federal lead paint standard.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 29, 2009
Release #09-203

Firm's Recall Hotline: (818) 815-1791 (collect)
CPSC Recall Hotline: (800) 638-2772
CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7908

Dinosaur Play Sets Recalled by DND Imports Due to Violation of Lead Paint Standard

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.

Name of Product: Dinosaur Play Sets

Units: About 50

Importer: DND Imports, of Los Angeles, Calif.

Hazard: The surface paint on the monkey figure contains excessive levels of lead, violating the federal lead paint standard.

Incidents/Injuries: None reported.

Description: This recall involves the “Dinosaur Era 2 Hunting Dinosaur” play set. Each play set contains a dinosaur, a helicopter, trees, a hunter, a monkey and various hunting equipment.

Sold at: DND Trading in Los Angeles throughout December 2008 for about $7.

Manufactured in: China

Remedy: Consumers should discard the monkey figure immediately to remove the hazard and contact the firm for a refund or exchange.

Consumer Contact: For additional information, call DND Imports collect at (818) 815-1791 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday.

Picture of Recalled Dinosaur Play Set

 Picture of Monkey