Jan 09, · ILCS ‘Cadmium-Safe Kids Act’ (Public Act ) Maine: Title 38, Chapter D ‘Toxic Chemicals in Children’s Products’ Maryland: Environment, § through § ‘Cadmium in Children’s Jewelry’ Minnesota: Minnesota Statutes §E ‘Cadmium in Children’s Jewelry. May 06, · Cadmium is sometimes used in children’s jewelry to make the coating shiny and to give it weight, according to the Department of Toxic Substances Control. At the Senate committee hearing on the bill on April 24, Mario DeBernardo, a representative for Becerra, said children can be exposed to toxins in adult jewelry .
Cadmium is a lot like lead. More toxic and also more expensive. It is bad stuff for jewelry. There were some alarming stories in the news a year or so ago about cheap children’s jewelry from China being . Feb 04, · The announcement from Aeropostale was significant because it represented the first time a company has said it is effectively banning cadmium in adult jewelry. Aeropostale has more than .
Surprisingly, there are no restrictions on the amount of cadmium allowed in adult jewelry in the United States. There is a limit of % cadmium in children’s jewelry in California, a result of a settlement in , after it was found at high levels in jewelry . Feb 03, · The center said it began lab testing adult jewelry for cadmium after an Associated Press investigation reported last month that pieces of cheap children’s jewelry imported from China .
A CBC Marketplace investigation reveals some Ardene and Aldo Accessories jewelry manufactured in China contains thousands of times more cadmium than Health Canada says is safe for children. The center said it began lab testing adult jewelry for cadmium after an Associated Press investigation reported last month that pieces of cheap children's jewelry imported from China contained levels of cadmium .