23/6 Recalls The Year In Recalls
23/6: News You Can Misuse:
2007 may be remembered as the year our safe and happy playtimes were jeopardized by trusted toys like Thomas the Tank Engine, Dora the Explorer, even Barbie and Batman.
Millions of toys were recalled after it was discovered they were decorated with lead paint from Chinese factories. Other toys contained tiny magnets that could destroy a child's digestive track. And some products, like the infamous Aqua Dots, were found to have traces of date rape drugs.