Monday, January 11, 2010

China's children's cadmium creations can kill

Cadmium enriched jewellery, the perfect gift for that hateably precocious niece:

Barred from using lead in children's jewelry because of its toxicity, some Chinese manufacturers have been substituting the more dangerous heavy metal cadmium in sparkling charm bracelets and shiny pendants being sold throughout the United States, an Associated Press investigation shows.

It's made in China; you know it's gotta be good.


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