Children's Growth Measuring Charts Recalled

Date:
December 19, 2007
Category:
Health & Safety
Company/Brand:
Discount School Supply
The Danger:
The paint on the grow chart contains excess levels of lead.
Description:
This recall involves about 13,000 Giant Grow Charts, which measure a child's growth with a giant yellow ruler-shape plastic chart. The grow chart also has a picture of a bean stalk painted on it from top to bottom.
Sold At:
Discount School Supply catalogs and the company's Web site from August 2000 through August 2007 for about $10.
What To Do:
Stop using the chart immediately and contact Discount School Supply to receive a credit or refund. For more information, contact Discount School Supply at (800) 919-5242 between 6 a.m. and 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday, visit their Web site at www.discountschoolsupply.com, or email chartrecall@discountschoolsupply.com.
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml08/08528.html

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