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Kickee Pants Recalls Layette Converter Gown & Knotted Hat Set sized 6-12m and 12-18m

Starting date:
November 28, 2016
Posting date:
November 28, 2016
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Children's Products, Clothing and Accessories
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Flammability Hazard
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-61232

Affected products

Kickee Pants Layette Converter Gown and Knot Hat set (sizes 6-12m and 12-18m)

Product description

This recall involves Kickee Pants Layette Converter Gown and Knot Hat Set – Sizes 6-12 months and 12-18 months

  • Layette Gown Converter & Knot Hat Set Boy Animal Stripe - 12-18 Months – style PRD-KPLC746S16D2-BAS12 Quantity: 1
  • Layette Gown Converter & Knot Hat Set Boy Animal Stripe - 6-12 Months – style PRD-KPLC746S16D2-BAS6 Quantity: 1
  • Layette Gown Converter & Knot Hat Set Girl Bubble Elephant - 12-18 Months – style PRD-KPRLC478S16D2-GBE12 Quantity: 1
  • Layette Gown Converter & Knot Hat Set Girl Bubble Elephant - 6-12 Months – style KKP-KPRLC478S16D2-GBE6 Quantity: 1

They are made of Fabric Content: 95% Viscose from Bamboo, 5% Spandex

Hazard identified

Health Canada’s sampling and evaluation program has determined that these products do not meet the flammability requirements for children’s sleepwear under Canadian law.

Loose-fitting children’s sleepwear can contact ignition sources such as stove elements, candles, and matches more readily than tight-fitting sleepwear, and once ignited will burn rapidly, potentially resulting in severe burns to large areas of the child’s body.

As of November 24 2016, the company has received no reports of consumer incidents, and no reports of injuries.

For information on what makes safe sleepwear, visit the Healthy Canadians children’s sleepwear page.

Number sold

Approximately 4 of the recalled products were sold in Canada.

Time period sold

The recalled products were sold from March to July 2016.

Place of origin

Manufactured in China.

Companies

Manufacturer
Kickee Pants
8040 NE Day Road #4A
Bainbridge Island
Washington
UNITED STATES
Importer
Fulton Sales/ALCA Distribution
Surrey
British Columbia
CANADA

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled sleepers and return them to where they were purchased.

For more information, consumers may contact ALCA Distribution by phone at 1-866-627-9690 or by email.

Please note that the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.

Health Canada would like to remind Canadians to report any health or safety incidents related to the use of this product or any other consumer product or cosmetic by filling out the Consumer Product Incident Report Form.

This recall is also posted on the OECD Global Portal on Product Recalls website. You can visit this site for more information on other international consumer product recalls.