This recall involves four styles of Munchkin Latch Pacifier & Clip sold as a set. The pacifiers sold with the pacifier clips are NOT affected by this recall.
Munchkin Latch Lightweight Pacifier & Clip is available in four styles (Designer, Rattle 0m+ and 6m+, and Heartbeat attachment style).
The decorative colour disc may detach from the metal plate of the pacifier clip posing a choking hazard to young children.
Health Canada has not received any reports of consumer incidents or injuries to Canadians related to the use of this product.
Munchkin Inc., including Munchkin Baby Canada Inc., has received 10 reports of the decorative disc detaching (five in the United States and five in Canada) with no reported injuries.
Approximately 16,000 units of the recalled Munchkin Latch Lightweight Pacifier & Clip sets were sold in Canada.
The Munchkin Latch Lightweight Pacifier & Clip sets were sold in Canada from July 2014 to February 2016.
Consumers should immediately take the recalled pacifier holders away from children and contact Munchkin for a replacement Latch Lightweight Pacifier – 2 Pack or refund. Consumers not satisfied with the offer may receive a refund upon return of the entire product.
For more information, consumers can contact Munchkin toll-free at 877-242-3134 from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. PT Monday through Friday, online and click on Recalls for more information, or at the Munchkin Facebook page.
Please note that the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.
For more information about this and other safety recalls visit healthycanadians.gc.ca.