The latest toy from the good people of the Chinese fun shop: a CSI Fingerprint Examination Kit that uses asbestos.
The kit is made under contract for CBS, which could face a major embarrassment and potential lawsuits. It often takes a couple years for asbestos injuries to appear and can be fatal. There is no safe level of asbestos exposure. Children are particularly at risk due to increased likelihood of ingestion from their hands. It would present an instantly viable products liability case for design defects and warning defects in the United States.
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