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FDA Confirms Asbestos In Claire's And Justice Makeup Products

The Food and Drug Administration confirmed Tuesday that Claire's and Justice, two retailers aimed at tweens and teenagers, carried makeup products that contained asbestos. The FDA released the results that three products of Claire's and one of Justice contained asbestos, a mineral fiber that once used in building construction materials. Exposure to asbestos fibers and particles may cause disease. Talcum …

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Johnson & Johnson Storage Containers for Baby Powder Asbestos Report

Johnson & Johnson's stock had its worst day in 16 years, after an explosive report had accused the consumer giants decades ago of traces of cancer causing asbestos in its birthwort powder. J & J had evidence from the 1971 Laboratory Tests that the talcum powder contained asbestos – and lied for years when it filed a lawsuit over sick …

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What is talc, where is it used and why is asbestos a problem?

Nearly 12,000 women have sued Johnson & Johnson, with most claiming that the talc in its well-known Johnson product's baby powder has caused ovarian cancer. You now have a new potential legal front. In a recent case, a group of plaintiffs alleged that talc was contaminated with asbestos, a carcinogen that is considered unsafe at every exposure. A jury agreed …

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In Battle Over Johnson's Baby Powder, Asbestos Opens a New Legal Front

Five years ago, Ms. Kim learned she had invasive ovarian cancer and was treated with chemotherapy. Parts of her colon and intestines were removed. Ms. Kim, one of the plaintiffs in the Missouri case, wants Johnson's Baby Powder taken off the shelves and, if not, puts it on. Before the Missouri verdict, Johnson & Johnson had been able to knock …

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EPA rule does not go far enough to ban asbestos, say activists

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is responding to a proposal that would require companies to obtain EPA approval for the manufacture and import of asbestos. However, activists say the US has not gone far enough to completely ban the dangerous material. Interested in Donald Trump? Add Donald Trump as an interest to keep up to date with Donald Trump's latest …

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More asbestos! More asbestos! More asbestos! – Rolling Stone

Some of President Trump's most evil political initiatives have gone at the expense of the environment. In the last few months alone, its government has lifted a ban on importing big-game hunting trophies, lifted California emissions standards and published a plan to abolish the Endangered Species Act. It's all in the name of unrestrained capitalism, to which the president clearly …

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Russian company sells asbestos with the face of President Trump on the packaging

President Trump gives reporters a statement on Tuesday. (EPA-EFE / Shutterstock) A Russian asbestos company operating a giant mine in the Urals sells its goods in the image of President Trump, as social media photos show, citing former Prussian EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt Trumps explicit support for the carcinogen. The company Uralasbest published photos of the sealed sealed pallets with …

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New Jersey Jury finds J & J's iconic baby powder contaminated with asbestos – IMERYS SA (OTCMKTS: IMYSF)

Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) and the Imerys (OTC: IMYSF) talc mine company are required by a New Jersey court to pay at least $ 37 million to a plaintiff who blames the companies' products, that he's developing a deadly cancer-related asbestos-related business. The jurors concluded that J & J and Imerys officials hid that their talc-based products, including J …

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