November 29, 2012

The Planet 100 Guide To Green Toys

Courtesy of Pat Byington, The Green Register Editor

A couple of years ago, in 2007, over 17 million toys were recalled due to violations of lead paint federal standards. In 2010, the Consumer Products Safety Commission recalled 55,000 units of children’s costume jewelry that contained high levels of cadmium and 12 million drinking glasses sold at McDonald’s were recalled because the painted coating contained cadmium.

The following video produced by PlanetGreen.com informs parents how be on the lookout for safe eco-friendly toys.

Check it out:

Some helpful green toy tips? Check out – How To Go Green: Kid’s Toys from Treehugger.com.

Image Credit: Photos.com

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