The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has announced the recall of Lady Bug themed outdoor furniture due to excessive levels of lead.
Approximately 14,000 pieces of Leisure Ways kids outdoor furniture, manufactured in China, are affected by this recall as the red paint has been determined to contain excessivelevels of led, a violation of the federal paint standard.
The recalled items have large ladybug images on the fabric. The series includes a camp chair, folding chair, moon chair, double-seat swing chair, and patio set that includes two chairs, a table and an umbrella. A tracking label sewn into the seat of each chair includes the production date “December/2012” and the words, “Distributed by:Far East Brokers and Consultants, Inc.”
The items sold from January 2013 through May 2013 for between $10 and $50. The product were sold at Weis Markets, wholesale distributors, grocery and drug stores nationwide.
Thankfully, no injuries have been reported