Thursday, December 6, 2007

Toxic Toys, chose wisely

The more I read about carcinogens and environmental toxins in food and everyday products, the more diligent I become about removing these poisons from the environment of my family and friends.
Did you know that many children's toys contain lead? Here is a list of toys containing lead that everyone should avoid:
Toy jewelry
Mattel cars (paint contains lead)
Some Thomas The Tank toys (paint contains lead)
Some Baby Einstein blocks
Barbie accessories
To check toys for their toxicity, visit this website:
A tip, buy your toys from US manufacturers and avoid all products made in China. For more information on lead free toys made in the US, check out this link:

If you are looking for information on how to make your home safer and your body healthier, check out the website for Healthy Child Healthy World.
For some wonderful organic products, visit Eminence Organics:
And for safe bedding and furniture that is free of toxic materials, visit:

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