Product Safety

Riverside Publishing has learned that certain manipulatives used with the products listed below may contain the presence of lead. This notification is applicable to products purchased prior to November, 2007. The safety and quality of the products we sell are of paramount importance to The Riverside Publishing Company. In light of recent product safety issues in the toy industry, we have been reviewing our product safety quality policies and procedures to confirm that our vendors are exercising appropriate care to ensure the safety of the products and materials they provide us. We require the companies that provide the manipulatives we sell and the suppliers of raw materials used in manufacturing our manipulatives to meet or exceed all applicable state, federal, and international laws and regulations and to provide certification of compliance

Please select an assessment from the list below to learn more about product recalls. Return to this page if you are interested in learning about additional recalls.

Battelle Developmental InventoryTM, Second Edition (BDI-2TM)
Stanford-Binet Intelligence Scales for Early Childhood (Early SB5)
Stanford Binet Intelligence Scales, Fifth Edition (SB5)
Universal Nonverbal Intelligence TestsTM (UNITTM)

BDI-2

IMPORTANT PRODUCT SAFETY NOTICE - CUSTOMERS

We recently learned that the red cups, flashlight, and tape measure in the manipulative kit (purchased prior to November 7, 2007) may contain the presence of lead. We have not received any reports of injury. We are replacing the red cups, flashlight, and tape measure at no charge. Once you receive your replacement, please dispose of the old manipulatives in accordance with applicable law in your area. Please CLICK HERE to complete the Replacement Request Form to obtain replacement red cups, flashlight, and tape measure.

In order to distinguish between the old manipulatives and the new replacement items, CLICK HERE.

Early SB5

IMPORTANT PRODUCT SAFETY NOTICE - CUSTOMERS

We recently learned that the red cups in the kit (purchased prior to November 7, 2007) may contain the presence of lead. We have not received any reports of injury. We are replacing the red cups at no charge. Once you receive your replacement, please dispose of the old red cups in accordance with applicable law in your area. Please CLICK HERE to complete the Replacement Request Form to obtain replacement red cups.

In order to distinguish between the old manipulative and the new replacement cups, CLICK HERE.

SB5

IMPORTANT PRODUCT SAFETY NOTICE - CUSTOMERS

We recently learned that the red cups in the kit (purchased prior to November 7, 2007) may contain the presence of lead. We have not received any reports of injury. We are replacing the red cups at no charge. Once you receive your replacement, please dispose of the old red cups in accordance with applicable law in your area. Please CLICK HERE to complete the Replacement Request Form to obtain replacement red cups.

In order to distinguish between the old manipulative and the new replacement cups, CLICK HERE.

UNIT

IMPORTANT PRODUCT SAFETY NOTICE - CUSTOMERS

We recently learned that the Symbolic Memory Cares (purchased between January 1, 2003 and November 5, 2007) with the green figures may bear paint that exceed federal standards for lead content. No other manipulatives in the testing kit are affected by this recall. We have not received any reports of injury. These cards will be provided at no charge pursuant to a voluntary recall recently announced by The Riverside Publishing Company in conjunction with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission. We will dispose of your old cards for you as part of the replacement process. In accordance with the recall program plan instructions of the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, please stop use of the old cards. Please CLICK HERE to complete the Replacement Request Form to obtain replacement cards and a prepaid shipping label so that you can return your current cards.

Click here to see a photo of the UNIT test kit.
Click here to see a photo of the UNIT Symbolic Memory Cards.

 

Replacement Request Form

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I need replacement manipulatives for (check all that apply):
 BDI-2 (1054983 - red cups, flashlight, and tape measure) Number of kits you own:
 SB5 / Early SB5 (1054989 - red cups) Number of kits you own:
 UNIT (1049534 - Symbolic Memory Cards) Number of kits you own: