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California Moves to Protect Consumers From Toxic Chemicals in Everyday Products


Green Lifestyle  (tags: health, humans, product safety, cosmetics, metal levlels, consumer safety, study, protection )

Cal
- 286 days ago - blogs.kqed.org
California's Safer Consumer Products Initiative takes effect October 1 and will require manufacturers to seek safer alternatives to harmful ingredients such as toluene, used in nail polish, and formaldehyde, used in carpet glue.



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Sue H. (7)
Friday September 27, 2013, 4:59 pm
Better late than never.
 

Christeen Anderson (465)
Friday September 27, 2013, 5:34 pm
Way to go California. Thank you.
 

John S. (297)
Saturday September 28, 2013, 2:51 am
Noted.
 

Danuta Watola (1174)
Saturday September 28, 2013, 2:59 am
Noted.
 

Franshisca Dearmas (97)
Saturday September 28, 2013, 3:28 am
Noted TY Cal
 

Fi T. (16)
Saturday September 28, 2013, 4:27 am
A good start
 

. (0)
Saturday September 28, 2013, 7:01 am
It's a good start. Thanks for sharing, Cal.
 

Jonathan Harper (0)
Saturday September 28, 2013, 7:38 am
good
 

Carol D. (104)
Saturday September 28, 2013, 7:48 am
Good
 

Shanti S. (0)
Saturday September 28, 2013, 12:08 pm
Thank you.
 

Kathleen R. (137)
Saturday September 28, 2013, 1:34 pm
noted & read
 

Colleen L. (2)
Saturday September 28, 2013, 2:02 pm
Great news. Hope it continues and spreads throughout. Thanks Cal
 

Birgit W. (140)
Saturday September 28, 2013, 3:05 pm
Good news, thank you.
 

Julie W. (20)
Sunday September 29, 2013, 1:34 am
This should be a federal initiative, not just a state one. Hopefully, other states will follow, but it's a slow process.
 

Ganaisha Calvin (6)
Sunday September 29, 2013, 1:50 am
thanks for sharing
 

Winn Adams (187)
Sunday September 29, 2013, 5:45 am
Good for CA!
 

Kerrie G. (135)
Sunday September 29, 2013, 7:20 am
Noted, thanks.
 

Marija Mohoric (50)
Sunday September 29, 2013, 9:11 am
thank you
 

Rehana VN (0)
Sunday September 29, 2013, 11:46 am
Sensible move.
 

Karen Chestney (100)
Monday September 30, 2013, 1:34 am
There goes Calif.--- doin' another "good" thing. Why can't other States just follow their lead ???
 

FranNOMAILPLS Darcy (211)
Monday September 30, 2013, 2:55 am
noted
 

Mm M. (449)
Tuesday October 1, 2013, 9:33 pm
Well..".Deep issue", living here, I will never truly believe that something stays or goes into force...Truth be told, when other States Follow California's lead there goes the north 40...Oops it is 50 isn't is???? Obama did say there were more or was it less??? I give up!
 
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