Dinosaur Play Sets Recalled by DND Imports Due to Violation of 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