Kao USA Inc.

August 24, 2016
The parties involved in the case Leeman v. Kao USA Inc. executed a Consent Judgment on August 24, 2016.  In this matter, citizen enforcer Whitney R. Leeman, Ph.D., P.E. alleged that Kao USA Inc. (“Kao”) sold vinyl/PVC toiletry bags or cases containing the phthalate chemical di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (“DEHP”) in the State of California without...