19 May '11, 2pm

Shocking Study Finds Secret Toxic Heavy Metals in Popular Cosmetics

The heavy metals found in the products tested are categorized as unintentional contaminants. They are not required to be listed on the labels, which is why it may come as a shock to some that they are in the products in the first place. The Campaign for Safe Cosmetics points out that, in Canada, there are draft guidelines for impurity levels of some metals it believes are "technically avoidable." In the United States, there are no standards for these metals in cosmetics, nor are there "draft guidelines."

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Shocking Study Finds Secret Toxic Heavy Metals ...

treehugger.com 19 May '11, 2pm

The heavy metals found in the products tested are categorized as unintentional contaminants. They are not required to be l...

Shocking Study Finds Secret Toxic Heavy Metals ...

treehugger.com 19 May '11, 2pm

The heavy metals found in the products tested are categorized as unintentional contaminants. They are not required to be l...

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