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Recall: Golfer's Billiard Games

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On 2009-02-10, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) published a recall regarding Golfer's Billiard Games due to a potential lead poisoning hazard. This product sold new beginning in May 2008 for about $30.00.

About 2,000 units are involved in this Golf Galaxy billiard game recall. Learn more and find out what to do if you own this product below.

This was the 1st recall of products in the Board Games & Other Games category in 2009. Since 2005, there have been approximately 10 similar recalls, involving about 2 million product units.

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Golfer's Billiard Games
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What is the problem?

Surface paints on the golf balls can contain excess levels of lead.

How can I tell if I own this product?

The recalled golfers billiard game includes 15 golf balls (with exterior paint and design to resemble a billiard ball) and six putting cups. The recall involves the Acuity Golfers Billiard Game, Style #AC302, and the Clubhouse Golfers Billiard Game, Style #302. The name and style number are located on the products packaging.

Information on where these items sold new+: The Acuity model was sold at Dicks Sporting Goods stores nationwide from October 2008 to December 2008 for about $30. The Clubhouse model was sold at Golf Galaxy stores nationwide and on its Web site from May 2008 to December 2008 for about $30.

What should I do if I own this recalled product?

First, stop using the item.

Then, add the item to a free, private Items I Own account. This will enable you to easily access the CPSC and recalling company's remedy instructions as well as track your progress toward getting the item returned or fixed. Click "I Own THIS Item" to continue.

The CPSC provides the following remedy information:

Consumers should stop using the product immediately and return it to the store where purchased for a full refund.

For additional information, contact the retailer of purchase.

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Incidents & Injuries Reported as of Recall Date

Incidents/Injuries: None.

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+WeMakeItSafer cautions consumers that recalled items may have been acquired at different locations, prices and times than specified in the CPSC recall announcement. This is especially true for items purchased in online marketplaces, resale shops or yard sales. More information may be available at CPSC.gov.

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Sources may include: Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), Health Canada and companies involved with this or a related recall.