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Product name Horseshoe Magnets
Description This recall involves horseshoe-shaped magnets sold in five sizes. The horseshoes have red paint on the surface of the magnet. Product numbers included in the recall are: SHM020 (two inch), SHM030 (three inch), SHM040 (four inch),SHM050 (five inch), and SHM060 (six inch). 
Problem Surface paint on the magnets contains high levels of lead, violating the federal lead paint standards. 
Distribution Independent distributors nationwide. 
Company United Scientific - 888-284-8570 
Dates sold March 1995 through September 2007 
Date posted 12/13/2007 

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