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Vermont takes major step to protect children from toxic chemicals in products



(Proud to post this from our friends from VPIRG. Non-Toxic Kids was an active supporter of this legislation and we are thrilled that it is closer to becoming law. More state action will hopefully spur national action to people all people from harmful chemicals in products.) Montpelier – The Vermont House of Representatives voted 114 […]

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Act Now to Protect Kids from Toxic Toys



(Here’s a post from our friends at Momsrising. We only have one day to let the CPSC know we want toys tested for toxins BEFORE they are sold. That’s the precautionary principle, and making manufacturers accountable and responsible for the products they sell. They’ve got to hear from moms now before it is too late.) […]

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Avoid Jewelry from Claire’s, Dollar Stores and Walmart (AP reports toxic cadmium replaced lead)



** Update:  Walmart pulled the cadmium jewelry this yesterday!**Ever since I learned about the 4 year old boy who died from acute lead poisoning after chewing on a charm that came with Reebok sneakers, I have been highly concerned about jewelry made for children, and imported from China. Lead has been found in astounding amounts […]

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