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Lawsuit Seeks Disclosure of Chemicals in Name-Brand Cleaners

Lawsuit Seeks Disclosure of Chemicals in Name-Brand Cleaners

NEW YORK, New York, February 20, 2009 (ENS) – A coalition of state and national groups is dragging the makers of some of the nation’s best known brands of cleaners into a New York court, seeking disclosure of the chemical ingredients in their products and the health risks they pose. Filed in State Supreme Court,…

California Sues 'Natural' Companies Over Carcinogen in Soaps

California Sues 'Natural' Companies Over Carcinogen in Soaps

SACRAMENTO, California, June 10, 2008 (ENS) – California Attorney General Edmund G. Brown Jr. has filed a lawsuit against companies that manufacture or distribute body care and household cleaning products that have tested highest for the carcinogenic chemical 1,4-dioxane. The lawsuit was filed May 29 in the Alameda County Superior Court. Named as defendants are…