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Safety Alert

L&F International Trade Recalls Renovated Mattresses Due to Violation of Federal Mattress Flammability Standard

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.

Name of product: Mattresses and mattresses with foundations

Hazard: The mattresses fail to meet the mandatory federal open flame standard for mattresses, posing a fire hazard to consumers.

Remedy: Replace

Consumer Contact: L&F International Trade, call collect at (301) 595-1062 from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or email LFinternationalinc@gmail.com for more information.

Units: About 1,000

Description: This recall involves L&F International Trade's renovated (rebuilt) twin, full, queen and king-size mattresses and mattresses with foundations. The used mattresses were stripped to the springs and rebuilt by L&F International Trade. They have an ivory knit fabric cover with a botanical pattern. The recalled mattresses have a yellow tag with "L&F International Trade Inc., 10726A Tucker St., Beltsville, MD 20705" printed on them.

Incidents/Injuries: None reported.

Remedy: Consumer should immediately contact L&F International Trade and arrange to have the recalled mattress sets returned and have a compliant rebuilt mattress or mattress set delivered free of charge.

Sold at: Best Buy Furniture, Takoma Park, Md.; Capital Discount, Washington, D.C.; Carolina Furniture, Hyattsville, Md.; Easy Buy Furniture, Washington, D.C. and Value Furniture, Bladensburg, Md. from November 2011 through July 2012 for about $100.

Manufacturer: L&F International Trade, of Beltsville, Md.

Manufactured in: United States