Proposition 65

October 10, 2018
On September 21, 2018, citizen enforcer John Moore and settling party Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (“Stanley”) entered into an out-of-court settlement agreement. Moore had alleged that Stanley sold tool bags with vinyl/PVC components containing the phthalate di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate ("DEHP") in the State of California without providing the requisite...
Home Improvement
DEHP
September 26, 2018
On September 18, 2018, citizen enforcer Laurence Vinocur and settling party Boss Tech Products, Inc. (“Boss”) entered into an out-of-court settlement agreement. Vinocur had alleged that Boss sold vinyl USB cords and phone chargers containing the phthalate chemical di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (“DEHP”) in the State of California without providing the...
Cables
DEHP
September 18, 2018
On September 18, 2018, citizen enforcer Laurence Vinocur and settling party Preferred Nation, Inc. (“Preferred Nation”) entered into an out-of-court settlement agreement. Vinocur had alleged that Preferred Nation sold vinyl/PVC audio cords containing the phthalate chemical di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (“DEHP”) in the State of California without providing...
Cables
DEHP
September 19, 2018
The parties involved in the case Vinocur, et al. v. CSS Industries, Inc., et al. executed a Consent Judgment on September 19, 2018.  In this matter, citizen enforcers Laurence Vinocur and John Moore alleged that CSS Industries, Inc. (“CSS”) and C.R. Gibson, LLC (“Gibson”) sold tool grips and carrying cases for small objects with...
Bags & Accessories, Hardware
DEHP
July 27, 2018
Laurence Vinocur has issued several new 60-Day Notices of Violation of Proposition 65 to companies offering products such as zipper pulls, padlocks, and vinyl stickers in California that contain chemicals known to the State to cause cancer and/or reproductive harm without the requisite health hazard warning.  Vinocur alleges that the companies’ products contain the...
September 28, 2018
Laurence Vinocur has issued nearly a dozen new 60-Day Notices of Violation of Proposition 65 to companies offering products such as vinyl hoses, luggage tags, and portfolio cases in California that contain chemicals known to the State to cause cancer and/or reproductive harm without the requisite health hazard warning.  Vinocur alleges that the companies’ products...
September 21, 2018
On September 21, 2018, citizen enforcer John Moore and settling party Steren Electronics International, LLC (“Steren”) entered into an out-of-court settlement agreement. Moore had alleged that Steren sold vinyl/PVC tape containing the phthalate di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate ("DEHP") in the State of California without providing the requisite health hazard...
Home Improvement
DEHP
September 21, 2018
The parties involved in the case Held v. FIMCO, Inc. executed a Consent Judgment on September 21, 2018.  In this matter, citizen enforcer Anthony E. Held, Ph.D., P.E. alleged that FIMCO, Inc. (“FIMCO”) sold vinyl/PVC sprayer hoses containing the phthalate chemical di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate ("DEHP") in the State of California without...
Vinyl/PVC Sprayer Hoses
DEHP
August 24, 2018
On August 17, 2018, citizen enforcer Laurence Vinocur and settling parties Home Products International, Inc. and Home Products International - North America, Inc. (collectively, “Home Products”) entered into an out-of-court settlement agreement. Vinocur had alleged that Home Products sold vinyl/PVC gloves containing the phthalate chemical di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate...
Misc Household Items
DEHP
August 31, 2018
The parties involved in the case Held v. American Healthcare Products, Inc. executed a Consent Judgment on August 31 2018.  In this matter, citizen enforcer Anthony E. Held, Ph.D., P.E. alleged that American Healthcare Products, Inc. (“AHP”) sold vinyl/PVC gloves containing the phthalate chemical di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate ("DEHP") in the...
vinyl/PVC gloves
DEHP