Target Recalls Children's Two-Piece Pajama Sets Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard

 Target Recalls Children's Two-Piece Pajama Sets Due to Violation of Federal
                            Flammability Standard

PR Newswire

WASHINGTON, Jan. 15, 2013

WASHINGTON, Jan. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --Consumers should stop
using this product, which is being recalled voluntarily, unless otherwise
instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer
product.

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Recall Summary
Name of product: Children's two-piece pajama sets
Hazard: The children's cotton or cotton/fleece pajamas sets fail to meet the
federal flammability standards for children's sleepwear, because they do not
meet the tight-fitting sizing requirements. This poses a burn hazard to
children.
Remedy: Consumers should immediately take the recalled pajamas away from
children and return them to any Target for a full refund.
Consumer Contact: Target; at (800) 440-0680, from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. CT Monday
through Friday, or online at www.target.com and click on Product Recalls at
the bottom of the page for more information.

Photos are available at
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml13/13093.html.

Recall Details
Units: About 560,000
Description: This recall involves Target Circo and Xhilaration children's
cotton or cotton/fleece two-piece pajama sets. They were sold in infant and
toddler sizes 12M, 2T, 3T, 4T and 5T, and in girls and boys sizes XS, S, M, L
and XL. There are a variety of colors and designs, including stars, dots,
skulls, peace signs, cats, owls, footballs and camouflage. To see a complete
list of item numbers included in this recall, visit the firm's website. The
item number is located on a tag on the shirt's side seam and on the pants at
the waist. A tag printed on the neck of the pajamas states "Circo" or
"Xhilaration", "Wear snug-fitting not flame resistant" and the item number.
The pajamas were also sold with a yellow hangtag that states, "For child's
safety, garment should fit snugly. This garment is not flame resistant.
Loose-fitting garment is more likely to catch fire."
Incidents/Injuries: None reported
Sold exclusively at: Target stores nationwide and online at target.com from
August 2012 through November 2012 for between $8 and $13.
Importer: Target Corp., of Minneapolis, Minn.
Manufacturer: Makalot Garments Co. Ltd., of Taiwan
Manufactured in: Vietnam and Cambodia

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is still interested in
receiving incident or injury reports that are either directly related to this
product recall or involve a different hazard with the same product. Please
tell us about your experience with the product on SaferProducts.gov.

Media Contact
Please use the phone numbers below for all media requests.
Phone: (301) 504-7908
Spanish: (301) 504-7800

CPSC Consumer Information Hotline
Use this toll-free number if you have questions about a recall:
800-638-2772 (TTY 301-595-7054)
Times: 8 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. ET; Messages can be left anytime
Hotline can be used to get product safety and other agency information and to
report unsafe products

SOURCE U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission

Website: http://www.cpsc.gov
 
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