The following information is provided in response to questions related to new Consumer Product Safety Commission requirements for product labeling and product safety in general.
Warning - Adult Assembly Required!
Beka wood products are manufactured by Beka, Inc. in St. Paul, MN, USA.
There are no contractors or sub-contractors involved in the ongoing production of our wood products.
Beka products comply with Consumer Product Safety Commission standards established for the sale of goods in the U. S., including warning labeling.
Suppliers of material to Beka are required to submit information on a regular basis, ensuring the safety of raw materials used in our products.
Beka products are regularly tested by independent testing labs for mechanical hazards, and to verifying the safety of any painted components (e.g. chalkboard and markerboard surfaces).
Wood components of Beka products are not treated with anything containing lead or banned heavy metals.
Hardware items used to assemble Beka products are small parts and may have sharp points until used in assembly by an adult. Extra or unused hardware should be disposed of, along with any plastic bags and packing material included.