Archive for the “International Pollution” Category

As we prepare for the holidays, we are reminded about the recent problems with imported toys having lead paint, and other chemicals. The website, Healthystuff.org states it has been testing toys since 2007, listing results on their site.  They point out that their most recent research shows … lead has been steadily decreasing in toys. […]

Reuters is reporting on recent protests in China by residents of an eastern province with concerns about excess blood lead levels in their children. As the article notes: Parents have been demanding action after incidents of lead poisoning were recorded … in at least four provinces. A series of food health scares, including contaminated milk […]