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Hazardous Consumer Products

Foods and Spices
Georgian Spices

Georgian Spices
Health Warning (PDF)
Other languages: [Georgian]

 

Cosmetics or Religious Powders Made in India
Kohl, Kajal, Surma and Tiro

Kohl, Kajal, Surma and Tiro
NYC DOHMH Factsheet
Kohl Health Warning Sign (PDF)
Health Department Warns New Yorkers Not to Use Imported Eye Makeup that Contains Lead

Infant Lead Poisoning Associated with Use of Tiro, an Eye Cosmetic from Nigeria — Boston, Massachusetts, 2011 (CDC)

Sindoor 

Sindoor
Sindoor FAQs

 

 

Jewelry, Charms and Amulets
Jewelry, Charms and Amulets

CDC MMWR (PDF)

 

Toys
Toys



Lead has been found in the paint, metal and plastic parts of toys, jewelry, and other novelty items. Younger children who put objects such as toys in their mouths are at greatest risk for poisoning. For information about lead in toys and other toy safety tips see the:
Toy Safety Fact Sheet (PDF)
Other languages: [Español] [中文]

 

Other Hazardous Consumer Products
Camphor

Camphor
Factsheet (PDF)

Cordial de Monell

Cordial de Monell (Cordial de Monell para la Dentición)
Factsheet [Español] (PDF)

Skin-Lightening Cream with Mercury

Skin-Lightening Cream with Mercury
Factsheet

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