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Discount School Supply recalls crayons

The red crayons in the multi-color sets can contain glass

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Discount School Supply of Monterey, Calif., is recalling about 2,200 sets of Colorations brand extra-large crayons.

The red crayons in the multi-color sets can contain glass, posing a laceration hazard.

The company has received two reports of a red crayon with glass in it. No injuries have been reported.

This recall involves Colorations brand 200 extra-large crayon sets, including 25 red crayons. The extra-large crayons measure about 4.5 inches long and .5 inches in diameter.

They were packaged in a purple and yellow box with the Colorations logo printed on the box.

The crayons, manufactured in China, were sold exclusively online at from June 2017, through October 2017, for about $36.

What to do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled crayons and contact Discount School Supply to obtain a free full replacement set. Discount School Supply is contacting all known purchasers directly.

Consumers may contact Discount School Supply at 800-338-4430 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday, by email at, or online at and click on “safety information” at the bottom of the page for more information.

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