Children’s Metal Jewelry Sold at Limited Too and Justice Stores Recalled by Tween Brands Inc., due to a Lead Poisoning Hazard. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named above, today announced a voluntary recall of the more than 100,000 jewelry. The jewelry contains high levels of lead which can cause adverse health effects and is toxic if ingested by young children. There were no reports of incidents or injuries. Some of the recalled necklaces, bracelets, earrings, and charms are metallic, multi-colored, and have High School Musical or pictures of High School Musical actors printed on them. Others have frogs, hearts, stars, dogs with dog bones, flowers, and monkeys that hang from silver, black or brown chains or cords. The jewelry was sold at at Limited Too and Justice retail stores nationwide, the Limited Too catazine (catalog), and at www.limitedtoo.com from September 2005 through May 2007 for between $2 and $10.
Consumers should immediately take this recalled jewelry away from children and return it to any Limited Too or Justice stores for a full refund and a coupon for a 15 percent discount off a future purchase. For additional information, call Tween Brands at 800-934-4497 between 9 a.m. and 8 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit http://www.limitedtoo.com/ and www.justicejustforgirls.com