Pthalates...Have you heard of them? Up until recently I had never heard of them either, but now they are just one of the many things that as parents we need to be aware of. Phthalates are a class of chemicals that are added to children's plastic toys to make them more flexible. They are also found in many household, personal care products, and medical supplies.
To find out more about Pthalates and how you can avoid them, check out this link. http://hubpages.com/hub/How-to-Avoid-Phthalates-in-Baby-Products