Art Supplies

January 25, 2019
On January 25, 2019, citizen enforcer Laurence Vinocur and settling party Horizon Group USA, Inc. (“Horizon Group”) entered into an out-of-court settlement agreement. Vinocur had alleged that Horizon Group sold vinyl stickers containing the phthalate chemical di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (“DEHP”) in the State of California without providing the requisite...
Art Supplies
DEHP
October 12, 2018
The parties involved in the case Moore v. TMI Acquisition, LLC executed a Consent Judgment on October 12, 2018.  In this matter, citizen enforcer John Moore alleged that TMI Acquisition, LLC, doing business as TMI International (“TMI”) sold vinyl/PVC stickers containing the phthalate chemical di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate ("DEHP") in the State of...
Art Supplies
DEHP
July 19, 2018
On July 19, 2018, citizen enforcer John Moore and settling party Dick Blick Holdings, Inc. (“DBH”) entered into an out-of-court settlement agreement. Moore had alleged that DBH sold brass compass wheels containing the heavy metal lead in the State of California without providing the requisite health hazard warnings.    As part of the settlement, DBH...
Art Supplies
Lead
February 15, 2018
On February 15, 2018, citizen enforcer Anthony E. Held, Ph.D., P.E., and settling party Art Supply Enterprises, Inc. (“Art Supply”) entered into an out-of-court settlement agreement. Held had alleged that Art Supply sold vinyl/PVC cutting mats containing di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (“DEHP”) in the State of California without providing the requisite health...
Art Supplies
DEHP
April 12, 2017
The parties involved in the case Brimer v. Mafcote, Inc., et al. executed a Consent Judgment on April 12, 2017.  In this matter, citizen enforcer Russell Brimer alleged that Mafcote, Inc. and Royal Consumer Products, LLC (collectively, “Defendants”) sold vinyl/PVC poster carriers and vinyl lettering containing the phthalate chemical di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate...
Art Supplies
DEHP, DINP
February 13, 2017
On February 13, 2017, citizen enforcer John Moore and settling parties The Hillman Companies, Inc. and The Hillman Group, Inc. (collectively, “Hillman”) entered into an out-of-court settlement agreement.  Moore had alleged that Hillman sold vinyl/PVC stickers containing the phthalate chemical di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (“DEHP”) in the State of...
Art Supplies, Toys & Games
DEHP
July 1, 2016
On July 1, 2016, citizen enforcer Laurence Vinocur and settling party Art Supply Enterprises, Inc. (“Art Supply”) entered into an out-of-court settlement agreement.  Vinocur had alleged that Art Supply sold vinyl/PVC tool grips containing the phthalate chemical di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (“DEHP”) in the State of California without providing the...
Art Supplies
DEHP
April 14, 2016
On April 14, 2016, citizen enforcer Whitney R. Leeman, Ph.D. and settling party Barnes & Noble, Inc. (“Barnes & Noble”) entered into an out-of-court settlement agreement.  Leeman had alleged that Barnes & Noble sold vinyl/PVC art case handles containing the phthalate chemical di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (“DEHP”) in the State of California...
Art Supplies
DEHP
January 13, 2016
On January 13, 2016, the parties involved in the case Moorberg v. ColArt Americas, Inc. executed a Consent Judgment.  In this matter, citizen enforcer Mark Moorberg alleged that ColArt Americas Inc. (“ColArt”) sold vinyl/PVC art cases containing the phthalate chemical di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (“DEHP”) in the State of California without providing...
Art Supplies
DEHP
December 16, 2015
The parties involved in the case Moore v. Polyform Products Company, Inc. executed a Consent Judgment on December 16, 2015.  In this matter, citizen enforcer John Moore alleged that Polyform Products Company, Inc. (“Polyform”) sold vinyl/PVC art tool pouches containing the phthalate chemical di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (“DEHP”) in the State of...
Art Supplies
DEHP