Name of product: Flashing Pacifier with Whistle Necklace and Flashing Pacifier Shock Baby Necklace.
Units: About 102,000.
Importer/Wholesaler: Todo Dollar Wholesale, of Los Angeles, Calif.
Hazard: The nipple can detach from the pacifier, posing a choking hazard to young children.
Incidents/Injuries: None reported.
Description: The recalled pacifier necklace consists of a 28-inch multi-colored cord with a 3-inch plastic pacifier that comes in assorted colors. On the Whistle Necklace pacifier, the nipple is the whistle, which contains a hole at the tip to be used as a blow hole. The pacifier handle operates as the on-off button for the flashing light on both pacifiers. “Flashing Pacifier Shock Baby Necklace” or “2-in-1 Flashing Pacifier with Whistle Necklace” is printed on the packaging of the pacifiers.
Sold through: Internet sales, distributors and small retail stores from January 2004 through November 2004 for about $1.
Manufactured in: China.
Remedy: Return the pacifiers to the store where purchased to receive a refund.
Consumer Contact: For additional information, call Todo Dollar Wholesale toll-free at (866) 325-4732 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday.