Asbestos Fibers Found in CrayonsJuly 9, 2015

On July 8, 2015, the San Francisco Chronicle reported a study released by the Environmental Working Group, an environmental health advocacy organization, that found asbestos in crayons. Asbestos fibers were in some Chinese-made crayons and crime-scene fingerprint kits in Bay Area stores and online. The substance was found in four of the 28 boxes of …