Tag: Center for Environmental Health

First Prop 65 Notice of Violation Issued Regarding 4-MEI in Soft Drinks

A Proposition 65 (“Prop 65”) plaintiff has issued the first 60-Day Notice of Violation concerning 4-Methylimidazole (4-MEI).  4-MEI, a chemical compound used to make certain products, is one of the over 850 chemicals on California’s Prop 65 list of chemicals known to cause cancer or reproductive harm.  4-MEI was placed on the Prop 65 list in … Continue Reading

Prop 65: Cadmium Opt-In Deadline is October 21

A group of jewelry retailers, manufacturers and suppliers entered into a Proposition 65 settlement agreement with Center for Environmental Health (CEH) several months ago concerning cadmium in jewelry. The settlement was formalized in a consent judgment approved by Alameda Superior Court in CEH v. Aeropostale, Inc.  As in other Prop 65 consent judgments, this settlement … Continue Reading