Probably not, is the answer to the title question. After a new report by The Campaign for Healthier Solutions was released, consumers discovered most of their favorite Dollar Store purchases are not safe. That includes toys, household items, school supplies and jewelry.
One of the main toxins discovered in the Dollar Store items is called phthalates. A dangerous chemical that has been linked to birth defects, cancer and diabetes. Polyvinyl chloride plastic is another dangerous toxin found in many of the Dollar Store products, polyvinyl chloride plastic has been linked to asthma and other respiratory ailments.