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Target issues recall of 480,000 infant swimsuits, rompers

They can pose choking or laceration hazards.
Target product recall

Target last week announced the recall of 480,000 infant swimsuits and rompers as they may pose a risk to children.

The recall was issued via the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, and features products from Target's own Cat & Jack and Cloud Island children's clothing lines.

The affected products are as follows:

  • 181,000 Cat & Jack Infant-Toddler One-Piece Rashguard Swimsuits
  • 299,000 Cloud Island infant rompers.

Here's the full product list:

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The reason for the recalls are that the snaps "can break or detach ... posing a choking or laceration hazard to children."

The rompers also have the potential of posing a pinching hazard to children.

There have been 16 report of snaps breaking, detaching, or missing from rompers, one report of scratches, and one report of a child being pinched.

"Consumers should immediately take the recalled infant rompers away from children and return them to any Target Store for a full refund," the CPSC says.

"Consumers that purchased the rompers on can contact Target to receive a prepaid return label to return the rompers."

You can find more information here.

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