Latest Study Finds Lead in Jewelry Made for Teens A new study shows that a significant amount of jewelry marketed to teenagers has a high lead content. The study follows last summer's report that vending machine jewelry marketed toward young children had high lead levels. NPR's Joseph Shapiro reports.
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Latest Study Finds Lead in Jewelry Made for Teens

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Latest Study Finds Lead in Jewelry Made for Teens

Latest Study Finds Lead in Jewelry Made for Teens

Latest Study Finds Lead in Jewelry Made for Teens

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A new study shows that a significant amount of jewelry marketed to teenagers has a high lead content. The study follows last summer's report that vending machine jewelry marketed toward young children had high lead levels. NPR's Joseph Shapiro reports.