6 months EcoWaste lists school supplies containing cadmium, lead MB
  By Chito Chavez With the opening of school year 2019-2020 on June 3, environmental group EcoWaste Coalition warned the public against purchasing school supplies that contain hazardous materials and are being sold at highly discounted prices in the market. EcoWaste Coalition/ MANILA BULLETIN The alarm was sounded off by the Quezon City-based group after it conducted a series of inspections and discovered that these school supplies contained dangerous elements like cadmium and lead. To promote chemical safety awareness, EcoWaste Coalition randomly bought assorted products, many of them with zero labeling information, from street vendors and retail stores located in ... more