Another day, another child’s product recalled due to lead paint. L G Sourcing, Inc. is recalling about 84,000 children’s storage bins due to excessive amounts of lead paint, violating the federal standard. The storage bins were sold at Lowe’s retail outlets nationwide from March 2007 through February 2008 for about $6. The recalled storage bins are wooden with scalloped edges and were sold in pastel green or pink. Item number 226782 (pastel green storage bin) or 226781 (pink storage bin) is located on the bottom of the storage bin. Consumers should remove the storage bins from the home and return them to any Lowe’s store for a full refund.
Credit: U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission alert