The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with eeBoo Corp today announced a voluntary recall of about 80,000 sketchbooks with colored spirals because the paint on the sketchbooks’ colored spiral metal bindings contains excessive levels of lead violating the federal lead paint standard.
The recalled children’s sketchbooks have colored spiral metal bindings, drawing paper, and cardboard covers in the following styles. “eeBoo” and the style name are printed on a sticker on the back cover.
Parents are being asked to contact eeBoo Corp. at (800) 791-5619 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit the firm’s Web site at www.eeBoo.com to find out how you receive a free replacement book with a plain metal spine.