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Mattel Settles With 39 States Over Toxic Lead in Toys

Article: Mattel Settles With 39 States Over Toxic Lead in Toys

BOSTON, Massachusetts, December 15, 2008 (ENS) – Giant toy maker Mattel, and its subsidiary, Fisher-Price, today reached a settlement with 39 states, resolving a 15 month investigation into the events that led to a voluntary recall of the companies’ toys for excessive lead paint in 2007. The consent judgment, filed today in Suffolk Superior Court,…

EPA Inaction on Greenhouse Gas Ruling Angers States

Article: EPA Inaction on Greenhouse Gas Ruling Angers States

TRENTON, New Jersey, January 23, 2008 (ENS) – Attorney General Anne Milgram announced today that New Jersey has signed on to a multi-state letter to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency expressing concern that the EPA is “unreasonably delaying” action it was directed to take by the U.S. Supreme Court concerning regulation of greenhouse gas emissions…