From the manufacturer: Simmons furniture collections are built to last. Their classic designs and expert craftsmanship ensure long lasting beauty and durability. The collections are not only designed to grow with your child into adulthood, but also for other areas of your home. Each collection is unique in its selection of solid hardwoods and wood veneers. Simmons products have carefully applied finishes that are mixed exclusively for Simmons and are all heavy metal and lead-free. .