Tuesday, November 6, 2007

Australia Bans 'Bindeez'

Australia announced the nationwide ban of China-made toy beads, called Bindeez. The beads wre found to contain toxic chemicals that metabolizes into a substance similar to a date-rape drug called GBH. Three Australian children already fell it after accidentally swallowing the beads. The bead contain the chemical 1,4-butanediol which causes seizures.

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