cadmium

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  • noun

Synonyms for cadmium

a soft bluish-white ductile malleable toxic bivalent metallic element

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I have compared dozens of cadmium compounds and alternatives and have found the non-cadmium stabilizers work just as well as the cadmium stabilizers.
1) The petitioners contended that children are particularly at risk for oral exposure to cadmium and requested the EPA require health and safety data on cadmium compounds in consumer products and regulate their use in toy metal jewelry.
Some artists, particularly jewelers and enamelers, face health threats from some of the same cadmium compounds they seek to keep on the shelves of art supplies stores.
Some have already eliminated cadmium compounds from their products.