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'Marketplace' Report: Disney Tests Toys

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'Marketplace' Report: Disney Tests Toys

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'Marketplace' Report: Disney Tests Toys

'Marketplace' Report: Disney Tests Toys

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The Walt Disney Company has announced it will begin independently testing toys featuring its characters. The move comes after three high-profile recalls by toy company Mattel this summer of millions of Chinese-made, lead-tainted toys.

Marketplace's Amy Scott speaks with Madeleine Brand about the initiative.