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Product name Children's Pencil Pouches
Description The recall includes "Stuff Keepers" pencil pouches and "Bear Pencil Pouches." The "Stuff Keepers" pencil pouches are clear vinyl, measure 9 inches by 6 inches, and have a green, orange, pink or blue-colored zipper. Style number 63525 is printed on the packaging. The "Bear Pencil Pouches" have soft fabric with a stuffed bear face, and measure 9 inches by 3 inches. Style 67221 is printed on the packaging. 
Problem The paint on the pencil pouches' zipper pulls contains excessive levels of lead, violating the federal lead paint standard. 
Distribution School supply distributors in schools nationwide. 
Company Raymond Geddes & Co. - 800-533-6273 x1124; Web site - 
Dates sold September 1997 through October 2007 
Date posted 11/28/2007 

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