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I avoid buying from China not even on political ground but because it's too much a gamble. As for food, I won't eat anything from a country who's regulations are so weak they even poisoned their own infants. And shipped poison pet food to US, and radio-active sheet-rock, and HDD's that are DOA, and alkaline batteries, with 5-10 years before 'expiration' leaking while sitting in a drawer having never been used and . . . on and on . . . also, I avoid Walmart, which has an office and outright sets up manufacturing in China to increase the unsavory flood.

A nice measure would be, and I've sent such a request to various online vendors, is to include in the item description where it was manufactured (sometimes the Ships-From country filters help).

So - my buying their crap has not been been a problem for some time - unfortunately, my personal=safety based boycott isn't 100% enforceable. But, I will shop around and even pay more, although long term, I'm really paying less.
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