December 5, 2000
Small Beginnings Inc. Recalls Its "Pacee" Pacifiers
Hesperia, CA (SafetyAlerts) - Small Beginnings Inc.
said today it is recalling about 16,000 pacifiers. The pacifiers failed CPSC
testing standards. These pacifiers present a choking hazard to infants.
CPSC and Small Beginnings are not aware of any injuries involving these pacifiers. This
recall is being conducted to prevent the possibility of injury.
The "Pacee" pacifiers are aqua blue with a soft, butterfly- shaped shield and
semi-circle tab handle. "Pacee" and "Small Beginnings" are imprinted
on the shield along with the firm's toll-free number. They are packaged in a plastic bag
and labeled "Small Beginnings" and "pacee." Also on the bag is a
picture of a baby sleeping with a teddy bear.
Various hospitals and medical supply distributors sold these pacifiers nationwide from
October 1999 through April 2000 for about $1.
Consumers should take the pacifiers away from infants immediately, and return them to the
firm for a refund. For more information, consumers should call Small Beginnings at (800)
676-0462 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday.
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