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EWG launches campaign against foods containing propylparaben
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • April 10 2015

An Environmental Working Group (EWG) investigation has reportedly concluded that 49 processed snack foods contain propylparaben, a preservative


Scientific debate heats up over safety of grease-resistant chemicals
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 8 2015

More than 200 scientists have signed a statement published in Environmental Health Perspectives that calls for limits on the use of certain water-


New York Attorney General proposes ban on plastic microbeads in cosmetic products
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • April 1 2015

The proposed Microbead-Free Waters Act in the New York Assembly would prohibit the production, manufacture, distribution and sale in New York of any


Prop. 65 lead testing can use average exposures, appeals court confirms
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • March 20 2015

A California appeals court has affirmed a lower court's ruling against plaintiff Environmental Law Foundation (ELF), which alleged that the products


OEHHA extends comment period on beta-myrcene as carcinogen
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • March 7 2014

California EPA's Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) has extended the comment period on its notice of intent to list


OEHHA extends comment period on beta-myrcene as carcinogen
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • March 7 2014

California EPA's Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) has extended the comment period on its notice of intent to list


GMO labeling legislation proceeds in Vermont legislature
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • March 8 2013

Vermont's House Agriculture Committee has reportedly passed by an 8-3 vote legislation (H.112) that would require producers to label raw agricultural


GE labeling bills introduced in U.S. House and Senate
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • April 26 2013

U.S. Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.) and Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-Or.) have introduced companion bills (S. 809; H.R. 1699) that would amend the federal


Children’s nap mat maker to eliminate fire retardant
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • April 26 2013

An activist group announced on April 15, 2013, that it had reached a settlement in a case brought under California's Proposition 65, which requires


EWG ramps up pressure on companies using azodicarbonamide in foods
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • March 7 2014

The Environmental Working Group (EWG) has followed up FoodBabe.com's Vani Hari's petition to subway about using azodicarbonamide (ADA)a