Due to all the problems with lead and other horrendous things put in children's toys The Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act has been established and takes effect at the end of this month. Now, it's all in legal-ease but to the best of my understanding it mandates third-party testing and certification for all toys and requires toy makers to permanently label each toy with a date and batch number. Which is beyond fine and understandable for all the mass marketed toys that are made in China, which is most of them. I was one of those Moms checking all of her sons toys against the list of recalled toys last year, and he has 40 Pixar Cars!! (Thank goodness I never allowed any Thomas The Train crap in my house!) It was scary and the fact that it became such an epidemic is insane! The act covers more than just toys too, it
Thanks for listening to my rant. I'm not even sure if I made any sense, but the whole thing just gets my nerve up!