firm casework - enforcement

July 17, 2018
DEHP
Out-of-Court Settlement
On July 17, 2018, citizen enforcer Laurence Vinocur and settling party Shaghal Ltd. (“Shaghal”) entered into an out-of-court settlement agreement. Vinocur had alleged that Shaghal sold vinyl/PVC tools containing the phthalate chemical di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (“DEHP”) in the State of California without providing the requisite health hazard...
July 12, 2018
DEHP
Consent Judgment
The parties involved in the case Englander v. Wilmar Corporation executed a Consent Judgment on July 12, 2018.  In this matter, citizen enforcer Peter Englander alleged that Wilmar Corporation (“Wilmar”) sold gloves with vinyl/PVC components containing the phthalate chemical di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (“DEHP”) in the State of...
July 7, 2018
DEHP
Consent Judgment
The parties involved in the case Moore v. Diversitech, Inc. executed a Consent Judgment on July 7, 2018.  In this matter, citizen enforcer John Moore alleged that Morris Products, Inc. (“Morris Products”) sold products with insulated electrical wires containing the phthalate chemical di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (“DEHP”) in the State of...
July 3, 2018
DEHP
Consent Judgment
The parties involved in the case Englander v. DC First Aid, Inc. executed a Consent Judgment on July 3, 2018.  In this matter, citizen enforcer Peter Englander alleged that DC First Aid, Inc. and DC Safety Sales Co., Inc. (collectively, “DC First Aid”) sold vinyl/PVC zipper pulls, vinyl/PVC electrical tape, and gloves with vinyl/PVC components...
May 29, 2018
DEHP, Lead
Consent Judgment
The parties involved in the case Vinocur v. Airgas USA, LLC executed a Consent Judgment on May 29, 2018.  In this matter, citizen enforcer Laurence Vinocur alleged that Airgas USA, LLC (“Airgas”) sold vinyl/PVC tool pouches and telescopic mirrors containing the phthalate chemical di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (“DEHP”) and/or the heavy metal lead...
May 11, 2018
DEHP
Out-of-Court Settlement
On May 11, 2018, citizen enforcer Peter Englander and settling party Mann & Bros, Inc. (“Mann & Bros”) entered into an out-of-court settlement agreement. Englander had alleged that Mann & Bros sold tools with vinyl/PVC grips containing the phthalate chemical di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (“DEHP”) in the State of California without providing...
May 9, 2018
DEHP
Consent Judgment
The parties involved in the case Vinocur v. Electro Tape Specialties, Inc. executed a Consent Judgment on May 9, 2018.  In this matter, citizen enforcer Laurence Vinocur alleged that Electro Tape Specialties, Inc. (“Electro Tape”) sold vinyl/PVC electrical tape containing the phthalate chemical di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (“DEHP”) in the State...
April 26, 2018
DEHP
Out-of-Court Settlement
On April 26, 2018, citizen enforcer Anthony E. Held, Ph.D., P.E. and settling party Coast Cutlery, Co. (“Coast Cutlery”) entered into an out-of-court settlement agreement. Held had alleged that Coast Cutlery sold tool grips containing the phthalate chemical di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (“DEHP”) in the State of California without providing the...