Children's products with lead recalled

The following items are being recalled because they may contain excessive levels of lead, which is toxic if ingested by young children and can cause adverse health effects.

Units: About 66,000 spinning tops and 4,700 pails

Importer: Schylling Associates Inc., of Rowley, Mass.

Description: The tops and pails are metal and have wooden handles. The items are painted with Thomas and Friends, Curious George, a circus scene or a solid red or yellow color.

Sold at: Specialty toy stores and gift shops from July 2001 through July 2002. The tops cost about $13. The pails cost about $6.

Remedy: Contact Schylling to receive a refund or free replacement toy.

Contact: Call 800-767-8697 or visit