Alarm Raised Over Poisonous Bangle

April 3, 2012 Spilsby Online 0

A bracelet made from a potentially deadly tropical plant has been recalled from sale, prompting Trading Standards to issue a warning in Lincolnshire. The piece of jewelry is decorated with the Jequirity bean – a small, red and black-coloured seed that contains a lethal toxin called abrin.  A more detailed picture can be found below. While there is no information to suggest the bracelet has ever been on sale in Lincolnshire, Trading Standards officers are concerned […]