Sargent Art tempera and finger paints under recall for bacteria hazard

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Home with the kiddos for fall break? Maybe you are doing some arts and crafts, if so make sure you aren't using this kind of finger paint.
All 13 different kinds of "Arts and Crafts Tempera and Finger Paints" in all colors and sizes made by Sargent Art are under recall.

According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, 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.

Contact Sargent Art at 800-827-8081 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET and Monday through Friday, or online at and click on “Recall” for more information.

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