Study Shows High Levels of Toxic Chemicals in Dollar Store Products

A study conducted by the Campaign for Healthier Solutions (CHS) on dollar-store products is reported to have revealed high levels of toxic chemicals (including lead, tin, polyvinyl chloride (PVC), bromine, and phthalates) in 81% of the 164 products tested, which covered everything from home décor products to office supplies to children’s toys. According to the […]

Urgent Recall of over Two Million Toyotas, Hondas, and Jeeps for Bad Airbag Fix

At the end of January 2015, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) announced an urgent recall of 2.1 million cars and SUVs that had previously been recalled for defective airbags and that have now been discovered to have been inadequately remedied. The recalled vehicles include at least a million vehicles with airbags that can […]

Toyota Recalls Cars Sold or Registered in Florida for Dangerous Airbag Defect

A dangerous airbag defect has prompted the recall of 7.8 million cars in the United States. Recently, nearly 250,000 Toyotas were added to the mix. On October 20, 2014, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) announced the recall by Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing (Toyota) of 247,000 vehicles for an airbag defect that can […]