Safe Shampoo ~ Makers Agree Not to Use Cancer-Causing Chemical
Aug 28, 2014 04:19PM
In 2012, California listed the chemical as a known carcinogen, based on assessment by the World Health Organization’s International Agency for Research on Cancer, which evaluated skin exposure tests on animals. In 2013, the CEH brought lawsuits against companies selling products in California containing the substance without a health warning, as required under Prop 65, the state’s consumer protection law for toxic chemicals.
Also, a Think Dirty app offers information about the potentially toxic ingredients in cosmetics and personal care products and what not to buy.