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Gillibrand Bill to Regulate Cosmetics Ingredients
May 11, 2009 | KARA SISSELL
Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D., NY) has introduced legislation that would require FDA to investigate and regulate the chemicals in cosmetics and personal care products marketed to and used by children. The “Safe Baby Products Act” would require FDA to “investigate the safety of these products, publicly report the findings, and establish manufacturing practices that will reduce or eliminate any harmful chemicals,” Gillibrand says. While there are no known cases of disease directly linked to usage of these baby products, the bill is needed...
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