Shopping for toys? First, check out this list of toxic toys.

 A snake for a toddler? How about lead-ridden Hannah Montana necklace instead? Check the Healthy Toys website to find out which toys contain unsafe levels of lead, mercury and PVC. Best toys and worst toys are among the 1,500 tested items. If a hot item on Santa’s list is not among those tested, just fill out the online request form and ask for the toy to be evaluated.

This brief overview provides a nice summary of the list and, in the spirit of the holidays, points you to 5 Ways To Green Your Tree