Eluxe Magazine | Playing with Fire: The Hidden Dangers of Toys
By Jody McCutcheon
Once upon a time, toys were made of wood, metal, ceramic and fabric–think train sets, blocks, dolls and stuffed animals. But since the 1970s onwards, from Barbie to Lego, Tabio to Wii, they’ve been mainly comprised of one material: plastic.
Yet, children are extremely vulnerable to the chemical toxins found in plastic. So the fact that children’s toys are mainly made of the stuff and hover around the top of the list of products containing potentially dangerous levels of chemicals is very worrying indeed….Read the full article at Eluxe Magazine!
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