California Bans Toys Containing Softening Agent
Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger passed a bill on Sunday that makes the Golden State the first in the nation to prohibit products containing more than a trace of plastic softener phthalate.
The chemical is found in an array of toys and products, including baby bottles, teething rings, bath ducks and soft books, according to California Assembly Member Fiona Ma (D-San Francisco), who...
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