P&G to reduce 1,4-dioxane

ANAHEIM, CA – On Friday March 12, 2010, the Organic Consumers Association (OCA), a watchdog group with over 850,000 members, and The Green Patriot Working Group (GPWG), led by environmental health consumer advocate David Steinman (in cooperation with The Campaign for Safe Cosmetics (CSC), a national coalition of health and environmental groups) announced the details of an agreement from Procter and Gamble (P&G) to reformulate 18 products from its top-selling Herbal Essences brand to reduce levels of the carcinogenic petrochemical 1,4-dioxane. In addition, they announced new results from a continuing study that has tested over 150 consumer products for the […]