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Aspartame Potentially Subject to California Prop 65 Listing – Update

As previously reported, at an upcoming, November 15, 2016, public meeting of the Proposition 65 Carcinogen Identification Committee (CIC), aspartame will be discussed prior to the CIC sending advice to the Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assess… Read More
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Aspartame Potentially Subject to Prop 65 Listing

The Carcinogen Identification Committee (CIC) – California’s qualified experts on carcinogenicity for purposes of Proposition 65 (Prop 65)) – pursuant to a meeting scheduled for November 15, 2016, will be providing the state’s Office of Envir… Read More
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Proposition 65 Regulatory Changes Being Contemplated

Products (e.g., food, dietary supplements, cosmetics) distributed in California are subject to Proposition 65, a voter initiative that became the Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act of 1986.   Proposition 65 requires the State to publish… Read More
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Consumers Union Testing Raises New Questions Re: Safety of Caramel Coloring

By Mark L. Itzkoff In an article published January 23, 2014, Caramel Color: The health risk that may be in your soda, Consumer Reports (CR) announced the results of analytical tests conducted on 81 cans and bottles of 12 different soft drinks.  The… Read More
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BPA Removed from Prop 65 List After Brief Appearance

By Mark L. Itzkoff On April 11, 2013, California’s Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) announced that it was adding bisphenol A (BPA) to the list of chemicals known to the state to cause reproductive toxicity under California… Read More
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