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Cadmium Jewelry

Feds Failed To Protect Kids From Cancer-Causing Metals

AP | JUSTIN PRITCHARD | Posted 10.15.2012 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- Federal regulators failed to pursue recalls after they found cadmium-tainted jewelry on store shelves, despite their vow to keep the to...

Jewelry Industry To Limit Toxic Cadmium In Kids' Trinkets

AP | JUSTIN PRITCHARD | Posted 11.26.2011 | Healthy Living

LOS ANGELES — The U.S jewelry industry wants states to overturn laws that limit the toxic metal cadmium in children's trinkets and adopt new vol...

Major Corporations Finally Agree To Stop Poisoning Children

AP | JUSTIN PRITCHARD | Posted 11.06.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — Major national retailers, including Target Corp. and Gap Inc., have agreed to all but eliminate the toxic metal cadmium in jewelry...

Miley's Cyrus' Toxic Wal-Mart Jewelry Still On Shelves

AP | JUSTIN PRITCHARD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

LOS ANGELES — Wal-Mart said Wednesday it is pulling an entire line of Miley Cyrus-brand necklaces and bracelets from its shelves after tests per...

Saks Fifth Avenue Pulls Toxic Jewelry

AP | JUSTIN PRITCHARD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

LOS ANGELES — Concern about the heavy metal cadmium in jewelry grew Tuesday as a California environmental group said new testing of adult necklaces ...

Cadmium Kids' Jewelry: Toxic Metal Found

AP | JUSTIN PRITCHARD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Cadmium is a soft, whitish metal that occurs naturally in soil. It's perhaps best known as one half of rechargeable nickel-cadmium batteries, but also...

Cadmium In Children's Jewelry From China Should Be Banned: Schumer

AP | JUSTIN PRITCHARD | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

LOS ANGELES — The nation's product safety agency issued an unprecedented warning Wednesday to parents: Don't give your children cheap metal jewe...

Walmart Pulls Jewelry With Toxic Metals

AP | JUSTIN PRITCHARD and JEFF DONN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

LOS ANGELES — Federal and state watchdogs opened a new front Monday in the campaign to keep poisons out of Chinese imports, launching inquiries ...