June 4, 1990Acme Premium Supply Corporation
Recalls "Siren Whistle" Toys
St. Louis, MO (SafetyAlerts) - Acme Premium Supply
Corporation is voluntarily recalling 340,500 "Siren Whistle" toys because the
noisemaker within the whistle may separate from the toy and could present a choking hazard
to young children. This recall is being conducted in cooperation with the U.S. Consumer
Product Safety Commission (CPSC).
These plastic 1-3/4" tubular whistles come in solid colors of yellow, white, red,
blue, orange, green, pink, and black. "TAIWAN" is embossed on the outside of the
The Siren Whistles were sold nationwide from January 1989 through March 1990. They were
primarily distributed through carnivals where they were frequently given away as prizes or
sold individually from concession stands for under 25 cents each.
Neither the CPSC nor the company is aware of any injuries involving this product. This
voluntary recall is being conducted to prevent the possibility of injury.
Consumers are urged to take these toys away from young children immediately. Consumers
with questions about this recall may contact Acme Premium Supply Corporation at
1-800-325-7888, extension 438. For a replacement consumers may return their Siren
Whistle(s) to Acme Premium Supply Corporation at 4100 Forest Park, St. Louis, MO 63108.
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