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Where will all the cribs go?

I'm sorry if this was asked answered. If so I didn't see it! But after the new Government rules on Cribs. Where will all the drop side ones go if they can't be Sold? And what will stores and factories do with all of them?

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Asked by Angellinda at 11:51 AM on Jul. 12, 2011 in Home & Garden

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  • They'll probably be destroyed.

    Answer by musicpisces at 11:53 AM on Jul. 12, 2011

  • A lot of them have conversion kits that will be given with them to make them fixed side cribs. I guess I just assumed they would give out the kits.

    Answer by FatGirl239 at 11:54 AM on Jul. 12, 2011

  • I tried to donate two to Salvation Army last year, and they told me I needed to destroy them so they could not be used. The ban was known about long before it became official. I'm assuming stores stopped buying and factories stopped producing drop side cribs well in advance.

    Answer by TweenAndTwinMom at 12:35 PM on Jul. 12, 2011

  • They will be hauled away same as old obsolete anything else, I'm guessing.

    Answer by KellyGirl_TX at 1:41 PM on Jul. 12, 2011

  • They'll just get destroyed. That's what I was told they were going to do to mine when I took it to Target for a refund. Mine was part of the Simplicity recall.

    Answer by glam.fairy at 5:32 PM on Jul. 12, 2011

  • im pretty sure they will just get destoyed. I am short and liked my drop side crib. Were done having kids( atleast im pretty sure) so once DD is out of this crib, it will go to the land fill. sad though its a beautiful crib.

    Answer by Leelee1008 at 6:19 PM on Jul. 12, 2011

  • they are all being destroyed

    Answer by critter_boo at 6:43 PM on Jul. 12, 2011

  • Landfill

    Answer by Pnukey at 10:22 PM on Jul. 12, 2011

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