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OKK Trading Recalls Toy TVs Due to Violation of Lead Paint Standard

November 4, 2008

WASHINGTON, Nov. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — 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. (To access color photos of the following recalled products, see CPSC’s Web site at http://www.cpsc.gov/.)

   (Logo:  http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20030904/USCSCLOGO)    Name of product: "Mini-Televisor" Toys   Units: About 2,100   Importer: OKK Trading, of Los Angeles, Calif.  

Hazard: Surface coating on the toy television could contain excessive levels of lead, violating the federal lead paint standard.

Incidents/Injuries: None reported.

Description: This recall involves a plastic TV toy. This plastic TV toy has a microphone and is powered by 2 AA size batteries. There is a “TV Painting Board” sticker label on the front panel and carrying handle of the toy.

Sold at: OKK Trading’s Web site at http://www.okktoys.com/ from July 2008 through September 2008 for about $1.

Manufactured in: Hong Kong

Remedy: Consumers should immediately take the recalled toys away from children and contact OKK Trading for a refund or an exchange.

Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact OKK Trading toll-free at (877) 655-8697 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or visit the firm’s Web site at http://www.okktoys.com/.

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission is charged with protecting the public from unreasonable risks of serious injury or death from more than 15,000 types of consumer products under the agency’s jurisdiction. Deaths, injuries and property damage from consumer product incidents cost the nation more than $800 billion annually. The CPSC is committed to protecting consumers and families from products that pose a fire, electrical, chemical, or mechanical hazard. The CPSC’s work to ensure the safety of consumer products — such as toys, cribs, power tools, cigarette lighters, and household chemicals — contributed significantly to the decline in the rate of deaths and injuries associated with consumer products over the past 30 years. To report a dangerous product or a product-related injury, call CPSC’s hotline at (800) 638-2772 or CPSC’s teletypewriter at (800) 638-8270 or visit CPSC’s Web site at http://www.cpsc.gov/talk.html. Consumers can obtain this release and recall information at CPSC’s Web site at http://www.cpsc.gov/.

   Firm's Recall Hotline: (877) 655-8697   CPSC Recall Hotline: (800) 638-2772   CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7908  

Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20030904/USCSCLOGOhttp://photoarchive.ap.org/PRN Photo Desk, photodesk@prnewswire.com

U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission

CONTACT: U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, +1-301-504-7908

Web Site: http://www.cpsc.gov/http://www.okktoys.com/




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