Topics:ingestion, lead poisoning
Products recalled due to risk of lead exposure
The following products are being recalled because they may contain high levels of lead, which is toxic if ingested by young children and can cause adverse health effects.
Units: About 13,000
Manufacturer: Discount School Supply, of Monterey, Calif.
Description: The Giant Grow Chart has a picture of a bean stalk on it and measures a child's growth with a giant yellow ruler-shaped plastic chart.
Sold by: Discount School Supply catalogs and the company's Web site from August 2000 through August 2007 for about $10.
Remedy: Contact Discount School Supply to receive a credit or refund.
Contact: Call 800-919-5242 visit www.discountschoolsupply.comor e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
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