29 Feb '16, 4pm

#Luiis_3x ] Lawsuit accuses Jessica Alba’s Honest Company of fraud: The Honest Company co-fo...

#Luiis_3x ] Lawsuit accuses Jessica Alba’s Honest Company of fraud: The Honest Company co-fo...

The Honest Company co-founded by Jessica Alba grew to prominence on a platform of providing all natural and non-toxic products. They aim to “reduce the ubiquitous presence of toxic chemicals in our…environment.” But a recent lawsuit claims they’re lying to consumers about the ingredients in 41 of their products. After purchasing Honest Company Conditioning Detangler and Shampoo & Bodywash at a Harlem Costco, plaintiffs Brad and Manon Buonasera said the products contained “a spectacular array of synthetic and toxic ingredients, including toxins phenoxyethanol and methylisothiazolinone.” It is unclear how they tested the products to determine these ingredients were present. Related: Jury awards $72 million in cancer-causing talc powder lawsuit The plaintiffs said they reached out to the company with their complaints last September. When Honest didn’t change their advertising...

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/lawsuit-accuses-jessica-albas-honest...

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