Today, the CPSC and Hampton Direct announced the voluntary recall of about 27,000 Magnetic Train Toy Sets because he paint on the trains contains excessive amounts of lead, posing a risk of lead exposure to young children.
This recall involves Magnetic Alphabet and Number train sets. The train sets include a wooden engine, caboose, letters and numbers. The miniature train sets are sold in a rainbow of colors and have either a letter or number attached to the top of a base with four wooden wheels. The alphabet train set contains 28 pieces, and the number train set contains 12 pieces. Each car in the train set is 2 ½ x 2 ½ x 2 inches in size.
For additional information, contact Hampton Direct at (800) 208-4050 between 9 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit the firm’s Web site at www.hamptondirect.com – consumers can also e-mail the firm at firstname.lastname@example.org