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Watchdog steps up campaign vs toxic substance in some toys By Jason Faustino 12/07/2011

Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Watchdog steps up campaign vs toxic substance in some toys

By Jason Faustino 12/07/2011
A toxics watchdog has intensified its campaign to inform and warn consumers on the chemical hazards in some toys being sold in the market amid the pre-Christmas shopping spree.

In a bid to reach out to grassroots consumers, the EcoWaste Coalition organized yesterday the first-ever free-of-charge “Toy Check-Up Tent” outside the Redemptorist Church in Baclaran, Parañaque City.

The event coincided with the Feast of Saint Nicholas, also known as Santa Claus or “Father Christmas,” the generous gift-giver..... MORE

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