U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and New Toy Testing Requirements

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) voted 5-0 on July 20 to approve new third party testing requirements, through a notice of requirements, to ensure the safety of children's toys. While the toy industry has had to comply with mandatory toy safety requirements for more than two years, the Commission voted to give manufacturers, importers and private labelers additional time to put a … [Read more...]

Britax Stoller Recall

No reported injuries, kudos to Britax for acting on this so quickly. Be sure if you have a B-Nimble to check your model number immediately! Name of product: B-Nimble Strollers Units: About 20,000 in the United States and 800 in Canada … [Read more...]

Recall: Girl’s Dresses

Name of Product: Emma’s Garden® Polka-Dot girls’ dresses Units: About 21,000 in the U.S.; 2,600 in Canada Importer: The TJX Companies, Inc., of Framingham, Mass. … [Read more...]

Recall on Girls Clothing Due to Risk of Lead Exposure


Today The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission announced a voluntarry recall on girl tops by My Michelle  of New York, NY.  The hazard is the jewelry and decorative trim attached to the girl's garments contain high levels of lead. Lead is toxic if ingested by young children and can cause adverse health effects. No injuries or incedients have been reported so far. This recall involves … [Read more...]

Recall Info (Pogo Sticks, Diet Pills and Honda)

\ Budget Savvy Diva is my go to place for Recall Info! Today it is "Recall Time" again :) To find all the recent recall news head on over here :) Budget Savvy Diva breaks recall news  first! So make sure to check out Budget Savvy Diva everyday to keep informed Pogo Sticks When I think of Pogo Sticks I always think of danger - but THESE pogo sticks add an extra punch - … [Read more...]

Lean Cuisine Recall

A HUGE thank you to Budget Savvy Diva for the information on this recall! She will be making recall announcements a daily occurrence now at Budget Savvy Diva – so you are informed of Recalls as they happen.  It is important to know if there are recalls happening to products that you have purchased. I recently bought a bunch of products that were recalled a short time later – I was just lucky … [Read more...]

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