Product Recall Information
Activate Learning is sharing this communication to provide you with important information concerning the Sargent Art paint located in the Transformations of Matter durable and refill kits, as well as the Can I Believe My Eyes durable kit. The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has issued recall number 17-003 on the Sargent Art paint with the following explanation:
The paint can contain harmful bacteria. Exposure to certain bacteria can have adverse health effects in immunocompromised individuals, posing a risk of serious illness including a bacterial infection. Consumers with healthy immune systems are not generally affected by the bacteria.
Source: CPSC, 2016. https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2017/sargent-art-recalls-craft-paints.
This item should be removed from all Transformations of Matter and Can I Believe My Eyes kits.
If your paint is part of the recall, you will be eligible for a refund from Sargent Art. Please contact Sargent Art directly at (301) 504-7908 for more information or go to http://www.recallrtr.com/pidilite. Please note that this recall only applies to the Sargent Art tempera paint located in the Transformations of Matter and Can I Believe My Eyes kits.
Once again, Activate Learning offers its apologies for any inconvenience this may have caused.
The Activate Learning Team