Boy Scouts of America Neckerchief Slide Recall [US]


US FlagUS/Washington: Boy Scouts of America Neckerchief Slide Recall [US]Boy Scouts of America (“BSA”), a Charlotte, North Carolina establishment recalls an estimated 110,000 Boy Scouts of America Neckerchief Slides due to suspected violation of Federal Lead Ban and consequential risk of ingestion, mental and physical impairment as well as possible mutagenic and/or reproductive damage, all serious health hazards.

CPSC: http://ht.ly/DU3F30m1hDE

Direct link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2018/Boy-Scouts-of-America-Recalls-Neckerchief-Slides-Due-to-Violation-of-Federal-Lead-Content-Ban

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves Boy Scouts of America’s Neckerchief Slides.

  • The brass Neckerchief Slides were sold in four styles: red wolf, green bear, orange lion and blue Webelos. The phrase, “Made in China” and a PO number of 200228276, 20023175, 200233281 or 200236630 can be found on a white label attached to the back of each Neckerchief Slide.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled Neckerchief Slides can be found on the Web site/sites listed above.

==> No barcodes, UPCs, item numbers or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

According to the CPSC, the colored enamel on the recalled Neckerchief Slides contains levels of lead that exceed the federal lead content ban. Lead is toxic if ingested by young children and can cause adverse health issues.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Boy Scouts of America’s Neckerchief Slides, please do not use them nor let your child use, wear or touch them. Instead, kindly return the product to the store or outlet where you purchased it for a full refund.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact Boy Scouts of America at 1-800-323-0736 from 8:00 AM to 7:00 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web site at http://www.scoutshop.org and click on the “Product Recall” link at the bottom of the page for more information or by e-mail at customerservice@scoutshop.org.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected faulty and/or dangerous Neckerchief Slides, please search for “scarf” or more generically, “clothing” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Ingestion hazards, please search for “ingestion” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Lead hazards, please search for “lead” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Reproductive Injury hazards, please search for “reproductive” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to products made, marketed and/or sold by the Boy Scouts of America, please search for “Boy Scouts” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 18-239
Recalls Direct RIN: 10672-2018
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