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China Product Safety

The China Syndrome: Trading Our Future for Trinkets

Richard Seireeni | Posted 04.17.2012 | Business
Richard Seireeni

It is not cheaper to make things in China. It is more profitable. That is a different economic concept, one that has made the 1% rich at the expense of the rest of us. Here are four hidden costs that are not revealed on a Made-in-China price tag.

Make Your Holiday Shopping Red, White and Blue

Scott Paul | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Scott Paul

This holiday shopping season: Buy American. It's your own personal stimulus plan for our economy.

Jury Awards Florida Couple $2.4 Million In Damages For Poison Chinese-Made Drywall

AP | CURT ANDERSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

MIAMI — A Florida couple who fled their dream home because of foul-smelling, ruinous Chinese drywall was awarded $2.4 million in damages Friday ...

Chinese-Made Drywall Ruling

AP | CAIN BURDEAU and MICHAEL KUNZELMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

NEW ORLEANS — A New Orleans federal judge on Thursday awarded seven Virginia families $2.6 million in damages for homes ruined by sulfur-emittin...

Chinese-Made Drywall Destroys, Poisons Homes: Now Who Pays?

AP | CAIN BURDEAU | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

NEW ORLEANS — Thousands of U.S. homes tainted by Chinese drywall should be gutted, according to new guidelines released Friday by the Consumer P...

Our Nuclear Renaissance: Made in Asia?

Scott Paul | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Scott Paul

Is it desirable to trade America's dependence on foreign oil for dependence on renewables and nuclear energy manufacturing abroad? Worse yet, should we allow our tax dollars to make this possible?

India Bans Chinese Toys For 6 Months

The Times of India | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

NEW DELHI: India on Friday slapped a ban on import of toys from China after cheap supplies from the neighbouring country upset the applecart of the do...