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NYT: Fight Grows Over Labels on Household Cleaners
September 22, 2009, 10:50 am
Filed under: News

By LESLIE WAYNE
Published: September 16, 2009
Procter & Gamble, the maker of Mr. Clean, is under pressure to come clean itself.

Manufacturers of detergents, household cleansers and furniture polish, like Procter & Gamble, Colgate-Palmolive and others, are facing questions from consumers about the chemicals in their products. While many of the chemicals are present only in small amounts, some have been associated with asthma, birth defects and fertility problems in higher doses. And even if the amounts are low, consumer groups say, what is the effect of using these products over a lifetime?

Read the article at http://www.nytimes.com/2009/09/17/business/energy-environment/17green.html?_r=1

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