January 17, 2017  

Miley Cyrus' Jewelry Line Pulled From Stores for Containing Toxic Metal

May 20, 2010 (10:01 am) GMT
A test shows that several items of the accessories have an unsafe level of cadmium, which can be dangerous if ingested.
Miley Cyrus

' jewelry line has been pulled from shelves at U.S. superstore Walmart after a report revealed the accessories contained high levels of a toxic metal. The "" star's exclusive range for the store has proven popular with kids, but a test performed for the Associated Press reveals several items from the line have an unsafe level of cadmium, which can be dangerous if ingested.

Although the jewelry pieces are safe to wear, the report notes that if they are "sucked, bitten or swallowed" the cadmium could prove toxic.

And now bosses at Walmart have decided to pull the line, which includes bracelets and necklaces, insisting they will not sell the jewelry "while we investigate its compliance with our children's jewelry standard".

More Miley Cyrus News

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. 'Supernatural' Casts David Haydn-Jones as a Mysterious Character
  2. Lin-Manuel Miranda Releases Tribute Rap for 'The West Wing'
  3. Kim Kardashian, Kylie and Kendall Jenner Dolled Up for 'Ocean's Eight' Cameo Filming
  4. Amanda Seyfried Dishes on Upcoming Low-Key Wedding to Thomas Sadoski
  5. Harley Quinn Might Appear on 'Gotham' Earlier Than Expected
  6. Soulja Boy Takes a Shot at Chris Brown, 50 Cent, Mike Tyson on New Song 'Stop Playing with Me'
  7. Is Tina Fey Making 'Mean Girls 2' Without Lindsay Lohan?
  8. Lady GaGa Builds a Dance Floor in Her Backyard, Shares Crazy Idea for Super Bowl Performance