Tag: "Lead Exposure Hazard"

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RECALL: 14,000 Ladybug-themed Kids’ Outdoor Furniture Due to Violation of Lead Paint Standard

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with Far East Brokers and Consultants Inc., have announced a voluntary recall of about 14,000 Leisure Ways® Brands Kids Outdoor Furniture.

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Lipstick Lead Levels More Than Doubled in Three Years FDA Says

Lipstick. Many women across the world won’t leave home without it. It is as common of a staple as sugar or bread. But there is something that you may not know about your favorite cosmetic…it probably contains lead.

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RECALL: Children’s Chairs and Stools by Elegant Gifts Mart Due to Violation of Lead Paint Standard

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with Elegant Gifts Mart Inc, today announced a voluntary recall of about 1,600 Children’s chairs and 1,300 stools because the yellow surface paint on the metal frame of the children’s chairs and stools contains excessive levels of lead which is prohibited under federal law.

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Report: Many Children’s Products Contain Hazardous Metals

According to a new report by Consumer’s Reports, parents may need to begin worrying about more than just the safety of children’s toys and food. Common items, such as children’s hair barrettes, jewelry, and even rain coats, may contain hazardous metals that are dangerous for children.

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CPSC Recalls 19,000 Children’s Charm Bracelets Due to High Levels of Cadmium

The U.S. CPSC, today announced a voluntary recall of about 19,000 Best Friends Charm Bracelet Sets because the he heart lock charms attached to the bracelets contain high levels of cadmium. Cadmium is toxic if ingested by children and can cause adverse health effects.

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Health Canada Recalls Children’s Bracelets Made of Almost Pure Lead

Health Canada has recalled over 6,200 Valentine charm bracelets yesterday after testing showed they were made of almost pure lead.

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RECALL: Blip Toy Horse Due To Violation of Lead Paint Standard

Toymaker Blip Toys are recalling 15,000 Nature Wonders HD Pinto Horse toys due to high levels of lead paint.

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RECALL: Children’s “Big Rex and Friends” Cloth Books Due to Risk of Lead Exposure

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission yesterday announced a voluntary recall of about 204,000 “Big Rex and Friends” Cloth Books because a red plastic dot sewn in the book contains high levels of lead.

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Thomas & Friends Toy Company to Pay $1.25 Million Settlement

RC2 Corp, a toy company that imported and sold Thomas & Friends toys imported from China, has agreed to pay a $1.25 million settlement on lead contaminated toys.

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RECALL: Timberland Children’s Boots Due to Violation of Lead Paint Standard

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission has announced the voluntary of about 21,000 Classic Scuffproof Boots because the logo stamped onto the children’s boots insoles contains excessive levels of lead, violating the federal lead paint standard.

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RECALL: Educational Craft Kits by FloraCraft Due to Violation of Lead Paint Standard

The U.S. CPSC, in cooperation with FloraCraft Corp, today announced a voluntary recall of about 930,000 Solar System Kits and DNA Kits because the surface coating on the educational kit’s wires can contain excessive levels of lead, violating the federal lead paint standard.