Walmart Stores in the U.S. between September 1, 2010 and September 25, 2010 for about $18.
The red paint used on some bowling pins has been measured to be in excess of the maximum allowable level of 90 ppm, a violation of the federal lead paint standard.
Consumers should stop using the bowling pins immediately and contact the manufacturer for a free replacement set.
For additional information, contact G.A. Gertmenian and Sons LLC toll-free at (888) 224-4181 between 9:00 am and 5:30 pm PT Monday through Friday. Consumers may also email Gertmenian@Gertmenian.com for instructions on receiving replacement bowling pins.
G.A. Gertmenian and Sons, LLC has received no reports of incidents or injuries.