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Toy Safety / Lead #961879

CBS Evening News for Friday, Dec 04, 2009
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(Studio: Katie Couric) Statistics on toy sales cited.

(Los Angeles: Sandra Hughes) The push to eliminate lead from toys made in China and the US featured; details given about the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act; statistics on lead recalls cited. [In 2007 and today, toddler Britt’s mother DJ NORDQUIST†- expresses concern about lead in toys.] [MegaToys co-founder Charlie WOO†- says the 2007 recall was a wake-up call for the industry.] [Center for Environmental Health Michael GREEN†- explains the motivations for testing toys.]

Couric, Katie;
Hughes, Sandra

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