Mayborn USA is recalling about 3.1 million spill-proof cups because mold can develop on the removable, one-piece, white valve inside the cup when it remains wet and/or moist and is infrequently cleaned. The recall involves five types of spill-proof Tommee Tippee Sippee cups: First Sips Transition cup, Trainer Sippee cup, Sippee cup (including Cute Quips), Sportee bottle and Insulated Swiggle/Sippee tumblers. Affected units were sold at buybuyBaby, CVS, Giant, Kohl’s, Marco Baby, Marshalls, Meijer, Sam’s Club, Ross Stores, Target, Bealls Outlet, Walgreens, Wal-Mart and other mass merchandise stores nationwide and online at Amazon.com, Babyhaven.com and Diapers.com between December 2014 and May 2016 for between $4 and $7. Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled cups and contact Mayborn USA to receive a free replacement cup.
Hobby Lobby is recalling about 14,400 infant rattles because the rattle seams can separate, exposing the fiber stuffing and bell rattle, posing a choking hazard. The recall involves Little Wishes Chenille Stuffed Rattles, including the Pink & Green Fish rattles, item number 5141577 and the Blue & Yellow Fish rattles, item number 5127642. Affected units were sold at Hobby Lobby stores nationwide between January 2016 and April 2016 for about $7. Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled rattles and return them to the nearest Hobby Lobby store for a full refund or store credit.
LaRose Industries is recalling about 175,000 jewelry making kits because the “slider bracelet” in the kit contains high levels of lead. The recall involves two models of LaRose’s Jewelz Gem Creations jewelry making kit and one refill product. Affected units were sold at Kmart, Target, Toys R Us, Wal-Mart and other retailers between August 2015 and April 2016 for between $10 and $30. Consumers should immediately take the recalled products away from children and contact LaRose for instructions to receive a full refund. af
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