4 months Environmental group warns public of ukay-ukay toys MB
By Chito Chavez Environmental group EcoWaste Coalition warned the public that imported toys and other children’s products sold in thrift stores commonly known as ukay-ukay (or “UK” for short) “may be cheap but not necessarily safe for kids, especially if played without adult supervision’’. EcoWaste Coalition reminds the public to take extra precaution when buying ‘UK’ toys. (Photo courtesy of EcoWaste Coalition) Quezon City-based EcoWaste Coalition urged bargain hunters to take safety precautions when buying secondhand children’s products such as toys, which are sold in UK stores sans the required labeling information. The group released its latest toy safety reminder following the ... more