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Johnson & Johnson Again Announces Plans to Remove Chemicals from Products

Posted By Mark Boyer On August 19, 2012 @ 2:53 pm In eco kids,Inhabitots | No Comments

Baby, bath time, baby bath tub, bubble bath [1]

In the fall of 2011, baby care company Johnson & Johnson announced that it would soon be phasing out all harmful chemicals from its products. The announcement came in response to a study published by Campaign for Safe Cosmetics [2] titled “Baby’s Tub Is Still Toxic,” as well as pressure from other environmental and consumer advocacy groups. But J&J’s announcement wasn’t followed by much in the way of action. Now, a year later, the company has again announced that it will remove chemicals [3] from its products. The only difference? This time J&J appears to have a plan and timeline in place, promising to remove all “chemicals of concern” by 2015.


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[2] Campaign for Safe Cosmetics: http://www.safecosmetics.org/index

[3] the company has again announced that it will remove chemicals: http://www.inhabitots.com/johnson-johnson-says-no-more-chemicals-again-as-consumers-wait-for-action/

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