April 13, 2005
Baja Products Announce Recall of My First Crayon-Balls and My First Crayon-Ball Activity Sets
Name of Product: My First Crayon-Ball and My First Crayon-Ball Activity Set
Units: About 145,000
Manufacturer: Baja Products Inc. of Delray Beach, Fla.
Hazard: Small crayon balls can break loose from the plastic base of the products. This can pose a choking hazard to young children.
Description: My First Crayon-Ball consists of a round yellow plastic base with small red, blue, yellow, green, black, and brown crayon balls attached. My First Crayon-Ball Activity Set contains a round yellow plastic base with small red, blue, yellow, green, black, and brown crayon balls attached, as well as multiple scrolls of paper containing sketches meant for coloring.
Sold at: Discount and toy stores nationwide from June 2004 through March 2005 for between $2 and $5.
Manufactured in: China
Remedy: Consumers should take these toys away from children immediately and return them to the store where purchased for a refund or call Baja Products for a replacement product.
Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact Baja Products Inc. toll-free at
(800) 556-3674 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday.