Title: 
Use of Cadmium in Children's Jewellery Products
Resource Type: 
Web page
Publication Date: 
October 2010
Abstract: 

The purpose of this information is to request the voluntary assistance and cooperation of companies or organizations in addressing the risk posed by the use of cadmium in the manufacturing of children's jewellery. In response to public concerns in Canada, and other countries around the world, regarding the use of cadmium in children's jewellery, Health Canada has reviewed and evaluated international scientific studies; as well as conducted its own tests and risk assessment.

Organization: 
Health Canada
Source Type: 
Government - Federal
Geographic Focus: 
National/Federal

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