This Modern 3-Shelf Bookcase in Light Cherry Wood Finish is designed for casual and stylish look. Your child can use it not only for books, but a place to show off trophies, or other favorite possesions. The materials comply with e1 grade particle board for furniture. There is no foul smell of chemicals. It is the most stable particleboard used to make furniture. Care instructions: wipe clean with clean damped cloth. Avoid using harsh chemicals. Some assembly required.