Zhu Zhu Pets

December 7, 2009 at 5:53 pm Leave a comment

NBC News and news services
updated 9:21 a.m. ET, Mon., Dec . 7, 2009//

ST. LOUIS – The Consumer Product Safety Commission has opened an investigation into the popular Zhu Zhu Pets toy because it may contain higher-than-allowed levels of antimony, a heavy metal which if ingested can make children sick, NBC News reported.

“We will complete our review swiftly,” the agency said in a statement. “With new safety measures in place for children and toy recalls down from previous years, consumers can have greater confidence when shopping this year and in the CPSC.”

The CPSC probe came after San Francisco-based GoodGuide named Zhu Zhu Pets hamsters one of the top-selling toys with low ratings after finding the chemical on the hair and nose of one of the toy hamsters, called Mr. Squiggles.

Story continues below

Advertisements

Entry filed under: Uncategorized.

totally useless facts How to start a blog

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Trackback this post  |  Subscribe to the comments via RSS Feed


Recent Stuff

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 3 other followers


%d bloggers like this: