Paint on the outside of the wooden box contains excessive levels of lead, violating the federal lead paint standard.
The recall includes about 19,000 art sets that consist of a wooden box with several pull-out trays containing 177 different art items, including paints and brushes.
The J.C. Penney catalog and Web site from September 2005 through August 2007 for about $40.
What To Do:
Take the recalled product away from young children immediately and return it to any J.C. Penney store for a full refund. For further information, contact J.C. Penney toll-free at (888) 333-6063 anytime, or visit their Web site at www.jcp.com.
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