Wooden Coloring Cases Recalled

Date:
August 30, 2007
Category:
Toys & Games
Company/Brand:
Toys "R" Us
The Danger:
The printed ink on the outer packaging of the wood case and some of the black watercolor paint contains excessive levels of lead.
Description:
This recall involves about 27,000 Imaginarium-brand 213-Piece Wooden Coloring Cases, which includes crayons, pastels, colored pencils, fiber pens, paintbrush, pencil, watercolors, palette, white paint, ruler, and pencil sharpener in a light tan wooden carrying case. The case measures about 14 inches high by 19 inches wide.
Sold At:
Toys "R" Us stores nationwide and toysrus.com from October 2006 through August 2007 for about $20.
What To Do:
Take the products away from children immediately and return them to the nearest Toys "R" Us store for store credit. For more information, contact Toys "R" Us at (800) TOYSRUS/869-7787 between 9 a.m. and 9 p.m. ET Monday through Saturday, and between 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. on Sunday, or visit the company's Web site at www.toysrus.com.
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml07/07299.html

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