FGX International Recalls Children’s Sunglasses Due to Excessive Lead

HEALTH DEPARTMENT PRESS RELEASE

The Rockland County Department of Health announces that there has been a recall of certain children’s sunglasses. Surface paint on the sunglasses contains excessive levels of lead, which is prohibited under federal law.

This recall includes 20 styles of Disney, Marvel and Sears/Kmart brand children’s sunglasses. They come in a variety of colors, and with printed images of characters on the frames.

The following style numbers located inside the sunglasses’ left temple arm are included in the recall:

Style# Brand Colors
S00014SVS999 Marvel Spider-Man Red, blue
S00014SVSBLU Marvel Spider-Man Blue
S00014SVSRED Marvel Spider-Man Red
S00021LKC999 SK2 Sears /Kmart Private Label Blue
S00021SVS999 Marvel Spider-Man Red/black, silver/blue
S01551SDB999 Disney Mickey Mouse Clubhouse Red/white, silver/black
S02964SJN440 Disney Jake and the Never Land Pirates Blue
S02964SJN999 Disney Jake and the Never Land Pirates Blue
S03683SDC999 Disney Cars Blue, black, red
S04611SDC001 Disney Cars Red/black
S04611SDC080 Disney Cars Red/Silver
S04611SDC400 Disney Cars Blue/teal/yellow
S04611SDC999 Disney Cars Blue/teal/yellow, red/black, red/silver
S07786SMS500 Disney Doc McStuffins Purple/pink
S07786SMS650 Disney Doc McStuffins Pink/blue
S07786SMS999 Disney Doc McStuffins Purple/pink, pink/blue
S07840SDC999 Disney Cars Red/black
S07841SDC001 Disney Cars Black/silver
S07841SDC440 Disney Cars Blue/red
S07841SDC999 Disney Cars Blue/red, black/silver, black/red

These products were sold at Bon Ton, CVS, K-mart, Rite-Aid, Walgreen’s and other retail stores nationwide from December 2013 to March 2014 for between $7 and $13.  Consumers should immediately take these sunglasses away from children and return them to FGX International for a free replacement or refund, including free shipping and handling.

Contact FGX International toll-free at 877-277- 0104 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.fgxi.com and click on “Recall” for more information.