More produce recall notices sent out and more items added to the recall lists after the big holiday buying season…it’s scary! I was stunned to see over 156 items including kids’ fishing rods, body boards, kids’ jewelry, decorative accents for the home and so many other items that have been recalled for toxic cadmium and lead levels in the metal or paint, all which have been recalled. I went through about 100 items and was stunned! I noticed art easels that may be the brand my grand nieces use almost daily and probably many of the kindergartens across the country in the list! This is becoming a fast growing problem with so many manufactured items containing dangerous levels of toxins for humans, especially young children ad babies. If you wonder about the recalled items, read this article from TheDailyGreen….
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