RECALLS THIS WEEK: Frames, Decorative Trees, and Other Product Recalls

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Schurman Retail Group is recalling 2012 PAPYRUS Signature Collection Picture Frames sold nationwide and in Canada from September 2012 to November 2012. The presence of Aspergillus mold spores were discovered on the products, posing a risk of respiratory or other infections.



The recalled table stand picture frames are made of a metallic-looking resin material and come in two colors and sizes:
Size UPC Code Color
Green Frame 4 by 6 inches UPC 90000165335
Red Frame 5 by 7 inches UPC 90000165557

Consumers should return the product to their nearest PAPYRUS or contact Schurman Retail Group at (855) 730-7998from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or visit www.papyrusonline.com for instructions on how to return the product. More info at www.recalls.org.

DECORATIVE TREES

Schurman Retail Group is recalling 2012 PAPYRUS Signature Collection Tree sold nationwide and in Canada from September 2012 to November 2012. The presence of Aspergillus mold spores were discovered on the products, posing a risk of respiratory or other infections.

The recalled decorative tree is made of a metallic-looking resin and painted red with a gold base and raised gold and red embellishments. The UPC code, 9000165441, can be found on the back of the product's hangtag with the PAPYRUS logo or on a label on the bottom of the box.

Consumers should return the product their nearest PAPYRUS or contact Schurman Retail Group at (855) 730-7998 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or visit www.papyrusonline.com for instructions on how to return the product. More info at www.recalls.org.

HOLIDAY ORNAMENTS

Schurman Retail Group is recalling 2012 PAPYRUS Holiday Signature Ornaments sold nationwide and in Canada. The presence of Aspergillus mold spores were discovered on the products, posing a risk of respiratory or other infections.

The recalled holiday ornaments come in 24 styles and are made of colorfully painted metallic-looking resin. The UPC code can be found at www.recalls.org.

Consumers should return the product to their nearest PAPYRUS or Carlton Cards Store, or contact Schurman Retail Group at (855) 730-7998 between 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or visit www.papyrusonline.com for instructions on how to return the product. More info at www.recalls.org.


HUG N' TUG TOYS

Sassy is recalling Sassy®-branded Hug N' Tug Puppy and Monkey and Carter's®-branded Hug N' Tug Monkey Toys sold nationwide from July 2012 to October 2012. The beads inside the clear plastic sphere at the center of the toys can be released and pose a choking hazard.

The recalled toys for infants can be attached to a stroller or car seat using a ring connector on the toy's head. Recalled styles include: Sassy Hug N' Tug Puppy, model #80213; Sassy Hug N' Tug Monkey model #80214 and Carter's-branded Hug N' Tug Monkey, models #61083 that were sold on a blue packaging card and #61540 sold on a grey packaging card.

Consumers should contact Sassy at (800) 323-6336 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or visit www.sassybaby.com for instructions on how to return the product for a free replacement toy. More info atwww.recalls.org.

CLIMBING STICKS

Muddy Outdoors is recalling tree-climbing sticks sold nationwide from July 2012 to October 2012. The climbing sticks can break, posing risk of serious injury.

The recalled Muddy Outdoors climbing sticks are used to climb trees. Model number 70401 or 70404 is printed on the packaging. The climbing sticks were sold individually or in packs of four.

Consumers should return the sticks to Muddy Outdoors for a refund or a free replacement product.

Consumers can contact Muddy Outdoors at (877) 366-8339, from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or visit www.gomuddy.com . More info at www.recalls.org.

ARCTIC CAT SNOWMOBILES

Arctic Cat is recalling Arctic Cat Snowmobiles sold nationwide from May 2012 to October 2012. The fuel tank can leak, posing a fire hazard.

The recall involves model year 2013 wide-track versions of the Arctic Cat Bearcat series. A complete list can be found at www.recalls.org.

Consumers should contact their local Arctic Cat snowmobile dealer to schedule a free repair.

Consumers can also contact Arctic Cat; at (800) 279-6851, from 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or visitwww.arcticcat.com. More info at www.recalls.org.

FILE TRANSMITTERS

Canon is recalling WFT-E7AWireless File Transmitter sold nationwide from May 2012 to October 2012. A chemical used in the rubber part on the top cover of the product can result in a reaction that changes the rubber from black to white and poses a risk of skin irritation.

This recall involves Canon WFT-E7A wireless file transmitters, which allow photographers to transfer image data securely without the use of cables and wires. The Canon logo, the words 'Wireless File Transmitter] and a rubberized cover are on the top of the transmitter. The first two digits of the serial number of recalled units are '03' through '06' and the fifth digit is '1.' Serial numbers are on a gray metallic plate on the bottom of the unit.

Consumers should contact Canon U.S.A. at (855) 902-3277, from 8 a.m. to midnight ET Monday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. ET Saturday (except holidays), or visit www.usa.canon.com, for a free repair. More info atwww.recalls.org.

HAVOC BICYCLES

Norco Bicycles is recalling Havoc Bicycles sold nationwide from November 2010 to September 2011. The bicycle frame can crack at the joint where the top tube meets the down tube. A cracked tube can separate and cause the rider to lose control.

This recall involves 2011 Havoc 24-inch and 26-inch bicycles. Bicycle frames included in this recall have serial numbers that begin with K10DQ, K10FQ, K10IQ, K10KQ P10K, P10F or P11B. The serial number is stamped on the underside of the bottom bracket, below the word "Havoc."

Consumers should return the bicycle an authorized Norco dealer for a replacement.

Consumers can also contact Norco Bicycles at (800) 227-5579, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday. Consumers can also visit www.norco.com. More info at www.recalls.org.

BICYCLES

Wilier Triestina is recalling Izoard XP Bicycles sold nationwide from January 2012 to October 2012. The bicycle fork's steerer tube can break while in use, posing a fall hazard.

This recall involves Wilier Triestina model Izoard XP bicycles or framesets that were sold with carbon/alloy forks with serial numbers between LH0001 and LH4000. The serial number is located on the steerer tube of the fork, around six inches from the crown.

Consumers should have an authorized Wilier bicycle dealer install a new Izoard replacement fork at no charge.

Consumers can also contact Wilier USA at (888) 849-7779 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visitwww.wilier-usa.com. More info at www.recalls.org.

SNOWMOBILES

Polaris is recalling Pro-RMK Snowmobiles sold nationwide from August 2012 to October 2012. The bolt attaching the front, lower left shock can fail and cause the operator to lose control of the vehicle. This poses a serious hazard of injury or death.

The recall involves 2013 Polaris Pro-RMK 600 and 800 snowmobiles. "Pro-RMK" is on the lower right and left sides of the hood. The engine size and the letters "ES" or the words "Limited Edition" are on the upper right and left sides of the hood. The numbers "155" or "163" are on the rear of the tunnel. "Polaris" appears on the sides of the seat. The model number and serial number can be found at www.recalls.org.

Consumers should contact any Polaris snowmobile dealer to schedule a free repair.
Consumers can also contact Polaris at (888) 704-5290, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or visitwww.polaris.com. More info at www.recalls.org.

OUTDOOR FIREPLACES

Christmas Tree Shops is recalling Catalina Outdoor Fireplaces sold at Christmas Tree Shops from September 2011 to October 2012. The glass components of the Catalina Outdoor Fireplace can break when a fire is lit posing a burn and laceration hazard.

The Catalina Outdoor Fireplace is free standing and constructed of glass and black metal. The model number CT840BL appears on the outside of the packaging and on the instruction manual.

Consumers should return the fireplact to any Christmas Tree Shops store to receive a full refund.

Consumers can also contact Christmas Tree Shops at (888) 287-3232 any time or visit www.christmastreeshops.com, More info at www.recalls.org.

WASHING MACHINES

LG Electronics is recalling Top-Loading Washing Machines sold nationwide from April 2010 to December 2012. An unbalanced load can cause the washing machine to shake excessively and the drum to come loose during use, posing a risk of injury and property damage.

The recall involves three LG and three Kenmore Elite Brand top-loading washing machine models manufactured between February 2010 and November 2011. Complete list can be found at www.recalls.org.

Consumers should contact LG at (855) 400-4639, from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. CT Saturday, or visit www.lg.com/us or Sears at (888) 812-2935, from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. CT Saturday, or visit www.sears.com for a free in-home repair of the machine. More info atwww.recalls.org.

DUNECRAFT TOYS

Dunecraft is recalling Water Balz, Growing Skulls, H2O Orbs "Despicable Me" and Fabulous Flowers toys sold nationwide and in Canada from September 2010 to November 2012. When the marble-sized toy is ingested, it expands inside the body and causes a blockage in the small intestine, resulting in severe discomfort, vomiting, dehydration and could be life threatening.

They were sold as Water Balz (round-shape), Growing Skulls (skull-shape), H2O Orbs "Despicable Me" (round-shape) and Fabulous Flowers (flower-shape). "Dunecraft," the name of the toy and the model number are printed on the toy's packaging. Model numbers can be found at www.recalls.org.

Consumers should contact Dunecraft at (800) 306-4168, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visitwww.dunecraft.com for a free replacement toy. More info at www.recalls.org.

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