Product Recalls
12 Million Shrieks Over Cadmium Found in McDonald’s Shrek Glasses

In the I can’t-believe-this-happened category, McDonald’s is recalling 12 million Shrek classes because they contain toxic cadmium, reports The Wall Street Journal. While McDonald’s claims the glasses are within safety Continue Reading →

News Affecting Children

The last few days have been overloaded with parenting-related stories. Consider all that has been happening: CPSC Recalls 1.8 Million Dart Guns After Deaths It’s been three years since a Continue Reading →

Consumers Union Is Building
National School Safety Coalition

Who is responsible for keeping children safe? In America, we usually put that responsibility in the hands of parents. In fact, the difficulty of protecting our kids is ridiculously complex. Continue Reading →

Recalls
CPSC Recalls 260,000
Pairs of Sunglasses

My kids love cheap sunglasses. And to be honest, they look so cool in those brightly-colored shades. So it grieves but doesn’t surprise me to say that the Consumer Product Continue Reading →

Recalls
Almost 1 Million Products Are
Cited During Two-Day Frenzy

I hardly know where to begin, there have been so many recalls in the last two days. It’s overwhelming. Before I get started, you might want to read this article Continue Reading →

Recalls Roundup
Groups Find More Products
Containing Lead, Other Dangers

Nine out of 100 toys tested by the Center for Environmental Health in Oakland, California, tested for high levels of lead, reports The Washington Post. Toys included a Dora The Continue Reading →

Recalls Roundup
Groups Find More Products
Containing Lead, Other Dangers

Nine out of 100 toys tested by the Center for Environmental Health in Oakland, California, tested for high levels of lead, reports The Washington Post. Toys included a Dora The Continue Reading →