The surface paint on the pink-colored youth beds contains levels of lead that exceed the limits allowed by law.
This recall involves approximately 1800 units of pink-colored twin-size, metal beds with three pink heart-shaped designs on both the footboard and headboard. The beds come with an assortment of stickers that can be applied to the heart shape design. The model number for the pink beds is #MB-YPT-R1 and can be found on the box and the instruction sheet that came with the bed. The manufacture date code is located on a yellow label affixed to the inside of the metal side rail and appears as MFG: year/month/day: “MFG: 2013/01/25.” The recalled beds were manufactured between December 2011 and May 2013. Black and white models are not part of the recall. Mattresses are not part of the recall.
Consumers should immediately stop using the beds and contact the firm for instructions for exchanging the bed for a replacement or for a full refund.
Furniture and other retail stores nationwide from February 2012 to June 2013 from between $120 to $170.
Glideaway Bed Carriage Manufacturing Company, of St. Louis, Mo.
This is an unsafe children’s product that has violated the lead exposure limits for children. If you own a Sleepharmony Metal Youth Beds in Pink stop using it immediately as it may lead to toxic levels of lead exposure to children.