The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), in cooperation with Bonne Bell Co., of Lakewood, Ohio, announced a voluntary recall of about 945,000 Bonne Bell Children’s Cosmetics Accessory Bags. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed.
According to the CPSC, the metal clasps on the handle of the accessory bags contain excessive levels of lead, which is toxic if ingested and can cause adverse health effects. The recalled accessory bags are made of plastic and have a zipper and carrying handle. The bags come with an assortment of cosmetic products, which are not part of this recall. The model name and UPC numbers are located on the hangtag.
The following recalled model names and UPC numbers are involved in this recall:
SMACKERS Sweet Treats Collection | UPC 0 50051 50575 7
SMACKERS Sparkle & Shine Collection | UPC 0 50051 50576 4
SMACKERS Glam It Up Collection | UPC 0 50051 50577 1
BONNEBELL Natural Neutrals Collection | UPC 0 50051 22640 9
BONNEBELL Pretty Pinks Collection | UPC 0 50051 22641 6
BONNEBELL Fresh Pinks Collection | UPC 0 50051 22642 3
BONNEBELL Glamorous Neutrals Collection | UPC 0 50051 22643 0
The products were sold at retail stores nationwide and Bonne Bell’s Web site from September 2007 through August 2008 for about $9. Consumers should immediately take the recalled accessory bag away from children and contact Bonne Bell for a replacement bag.
More info: www.thebonnebellcompany.com/recall