Mattel announced a voluntary toy recall of 675,000 Barbie accessory toys, made in China, due to the surface paints on the toys containing excessive levels of lead.
This toy recall involves several Barbie accessory toys that were manufactured between September 30, 2006 and August 20, 2007. A full list of recalled Barbie toys can be found on Mattel’s website. The date and product codes are printed on the largest piece of the toy sets.
Consumers should take the recalled toys away from small children immediately and contact Mattel for more information about receiving a free replacement toy.
This is Mattel’s third toy recall, for more information please visit our section on Mattel Toy Recall Information.