California phthalates ban takes effect

01/2/2009 | Contra Costa Times (Walnut Creek, Calif.)

California's ban on the sale of toys and children's products containing phthalates is now in effect, ahead of a federal ban that takes effect Feb. 10. The American Chemistry Council contends that the state and federal laws have been created despite the absence of scientific proof that the chemicals harm humans.

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Contra Costa Times (Walnut Creek, Calif.)

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