Dollar General Statement on U.S. PIRG Education Fund Study

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (BUSINESS WIRE), November 27, 2013 - The recent U.S. PIRG Education Fund study, Trouble in Toyland 2013, claims a toy jewelry ring set that tested twice the legal limit for lead is sold at Dollar General stores. This product is not currently, nor has ever been, sold in Dollar General stores.

Dollar General strives to provide quality products. Laboratories accredited by the Consumer Product Safety Commission test all products imported by Dollar General and only those products that satisfy federal, state and company safety requirements are sold in Dollar General stores.

Customers can shop Dollar General stores with confidence, knowing the company firmly stands behind its products.