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              Children’s Necklaces Recalled
               Due to Lead Poisoning Hazard

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Com-
mission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today 
announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer 
product. Consumers should stop using recalled products 
immediately unless otherwise instructed. 

Name of Product: Children’s Mood Necklaces and Diva 
Necklaces

Importer: Really Useful Products Inc., of Darien, Ill.

Hazard: The recalled jewelry contains high levels of 
lead. Lead is toxic if ingested by young children and 
can cause adverse health effects.

Incidents/Injuries: None reported.

Description: The recalled Mood Necklaces are multi-
colored pendants shaped as hearts, moons, shamrocks, 
spiders, butterflies and lizards that hang from a 
black chord. The packaging is a black cardboard wrapped 
in plastic with “Mood Necklace” printed on the front 
and “Item # JW41001” and “UPC number 898846410011” 
printed on a sticker on the back. The recalled Diva 
Necklaces consist of pendants shaped as the words “ANGEL” 
or “Diva” that hang from a black chord. The packaging is 
pink cardboard with “Hand Painted” and “Diva Necklace” 
printed on the front, and “Item # 21800020” and “UPC 
number 898846200186” printed on the back.

Sold by: Children’s, dollar, and discount stores nation-
wide from September 2004 through November 2006 for about 
$1.

Manufactured in: China

Remedy: Consumers should immediately take this jewelry 
away from children. Consumers should return the recalled 
jewelry to the store where purchased for a full refund 
or contact Really Useful Products for information on how 
to receive a full refund.

Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact 
Really Useful Products toll-free at (888) 484-3444 
between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. CST, Monday through Friday, 
or visit the firm’s Web site at www.ruproducts.com

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            Stanley Security Solutions Inc. 
          Announces Recall of Door Handle Locks, 
    Failure Could Lead to Entrapment in an Emergency

WASHINGTON , D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Com-
mission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today 
announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer 
product. Consumers should stop using recalled products 
immediately unless otherwise instructed. 

Name of Product: Keyed 5K Series Door Handle Locks 

Manufacturer: Stanley Security Solutions Inc., of 
Indianapolis, Ind. 

Hazard: The locks can fail and the door cannot be un-
locked from the inside, posing an entrapment hazard. 
This failure could lead to the inability to vacate a 
location in an emergency. 

Incidents/Injuries: Stanley Security Solutions has 
received three reports of the locks failing. No 
entrapments have been reported. 

Description: The recalled units include the 5K Light/
Medium Duty Lever Series door handle locks. These sets 
have a brass or stainless steel finish with the word 
“BEST” embossed below the key whole on the elongated 
handle. 

Sold through: Locksmiths, hardware, and building supply 
stores nationwide from November 2005 through September 
2006 for between $65 and $115. 

Manufactured in: Taiwan 

Remedy: Consumers should contact Stanley Security 
Solutions to schedule an appointment to have the 
locks replaced free of charge. 

Customer Contact: For additional information, contact 
Stanley Security Solutions product support department 
at (800) 479-9087 between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. CT Monday 
through Friday or visit the firm’s Web site at
www.stanleysecurity.com

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                  The Land of Nod®
    Recalls Furniture Due to Lead Paint Hazard

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Com-
mission, in cooperation with the manufacturer named below, 
today announced a voluntary recall of the following 
consumer products. Consumers should stop using recalled 
products immediately unless otherwise instructed. 

Name of Product: Antique White Furniture from the Cottage 
Collection

Units: About 2,000

Importer: The Land of Nod®, of Northbrook, Ill. 

Hazard: Some of the recalled furniture contains paint 
with high levels of lead. The lead level exceeds that 
allowed by the federal ban on lead-containing paint 
which is designed to protect children who might ingest 
paint chips or peelings. Lead paint is toxic if 
ingested by young children and can cause adverse health 
effects.

Incidents/Injuries: None.

Description: The recall includes the following furniture 
and item numbers. The item number can be found on a label 
located on the back of the product. The shelf kits include 
one shelf and two shelf supports for use in the Low Rider 
Bookcase, the Double-Door Armoire or the District 28 
Armoire.

Catalog Description Item Number 

Antique White Cottage 2-Over-4 Drawer Dresser 0405161-AW 
Antique White Cottage 3-Drawer Dresser 0405181-AW 
Antique White Cottage 7-Drawer Dresser 0405231-AW 
Antique White Cottage Accessory Top 0405162-AW 
Antique White District 28 Armoire 0411011-AW 
Antique White District 28 Armoire Shelf Kit 0411012-AW 
Antique White Double-Door Armoire 0411031-AW 
Antique White Double-Door Armoire Shelf Kit 0411032-AW 
Antique White Low Rider Bookcase 0404241-AW 
Antique White Low Rider Shelf Kit 0406191-AW 

Sold by: Land of Nod® catalog and Web site nationwide, 
and The Land of Nod® stores in Illinois and Washington 
from September 2003 to August 2006 for between $50 and 
$1,100.

Manufactured in: Mexico

Remedy: Consumers should contact the Land of Nod® 
immediately to determine whether their furniture is 
included in this recall. If included in this recall, 
consumers should stop using the recalled furniture. 
The Land of Nod® will arrange for an exchange, 
credit or refund and offer consumers a gift card to 
be used toward a future purchase. 

Consumer Contact: Consumers should contact The Land 
of Nod®’s toll-free at (866) 990-5263, Monday through 
Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT or through e-mail at 
recall@landofnod.com - if inquiring by e-mail, please 
include your full name and address. 

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