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Recall newsProduct recall: magnetic sketch boards
UNDATED (AP) ' The following recall has been announced:
MAGNETIC SKETCH BOARDS
DETAILS: Toulouse-LapTrec magnetic sketch boards imported by Battat Inc., of Plattsburgh, N.Y. and manufactured by Rainbow Force Plastic Products, of China; sold at Target and Barnes & Noble stores nationwide and by various online retailers from March 2010 to March 2011.The magnetic sketch board has a white plastic writing surface bordered by either a red or brown plastic frame, and has a bean bag type backing. The sketch board has four animal shapes across the top - a rabbit, dog, cat and duck. The multicolored magnetic pen is affixed to the front of the sketchpad.
WHY: The magnetic tip of the drawing pen can dislodge from the pen, posing a choking hazard to children.
INCIDENTS: Battat has received 19 reports of the magnetic tip separating from the pen. No injuries have been reported.
HOW MANY: About 95,000 in the United States and 4,300 in Canada.
FOR MORE: Contact Battat at 866-665-5524 Monday through Friday between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. EDT, or visit Battat's website at www.battatco.com.
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