Ban on lead in toys hits ATV, motorbi...

Ban on lead in toys hits ATV, motorbike industry

There are 2 comments on the TwinCities.com story from Feb 14, 2011, titled Ban on lead in toys hits ATV, motorbike industry. In it, TwinCities.com reports that:

When members of Congress wanted to stop young children from ingesting lead from toys and jewelry, they passed a sweeping law in 2008 that went further than many intended: It also banned the sale of motorbikes and all-terrain vehicles if they're used by children and contain too much of the toxic metal.

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The Analyst

La Grange, IL

#1 Feb 14, 2011
Government at it's finest.
unbelievable

Eden Prairie, MN

#2 Feb 14, 2011
Yeah, I remember sucking on my Harleys and dirt bikes. And I caught my neighbor eating his ATV.

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