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Hill’s Dog Food Toxic Levels of Vitamin D California Class Action

Humans may take vitamin D supplements, but too much vitamin D can kill a dog. The complaint for this class action alleges that Hill’s Pet Nutrition, Inc. allowed toxic levels of vitamin D in its dog food, sickening and even causing the death of dogs that ate it.   Read more

Can of Hill's Prescription Diet Digestive Care Dog Food—Chicken & Vegetable Stew

Teva, Major, Zhejiang Huahai in Valsartan Contamination Class Action

Valsartan is used to treat high blood pressure and congestive heart failure. A number of drug makers offer generic versions of the drug, but the complaint for this class action alleges that some recent lots have been contaminated. It brings suit against Teva Pharmaceutical Industries, Ltd., Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc., Major Pharmaceuticals, Zhejiang Huahai Pharmaceuticals,  Read more

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General Mills Products Containing Glyphosate Class Action

Many companies nowadays are pushing the health benefits of their products, knowing that consumers care about such things. But the complaint for this class action takes particular issue with General Mills, because some of its products were found to contain glyphosate, a popular weed killer used on grains and other food crops, in a study  Read more

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Nestle Coffee-Mate Creamer Contained Trans Fat Class Action

This class action sues Nestle for making Coffee-mate coffee creamer and a number of stores for selling it. The issue? The complaint claims that during the class period, Coffee-mate contained an unsafe additive known as partially hydrogenated oil (PHO).   Read more

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Mylan Pharmaceuticals Contaminated Valsartan Class Action

When American companies make generic prescription drugs, they may use active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) manufactured overseas, where standards may be lower. The complaint for this class action alleges that Mylan Pharmaceuticals, Mylan NV, and Rite Aid Corporation sold medicines containing valsartan contaminated with N-nitrosodiethylamine (NDEA).  Read more

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Kellogg Breakfast Foods Glyphosate Content Class Action

These days, consumers definitely prefer healthier foods, without chemicals and additives. And companies definitely like to claim that that’s what they’re offering. Unfortunately, the complaint for this class action claims that, despite its advertising claims, Kellogg Company may be offering glyphosate, a weed killer, in certain of its breakfast foods.  Read more

Box of Kellogg's Cracklin' Oat Bran

Acana and Orijen Pet Food Heavy Metals and Toxins Class Action

If you love your pet as a member of your family, the last thing you want is to feed it something that’s harmful for it. The complaint for this class action alleges that Champion Petfoods USA, Inc. has allowed heavy metals and toxins in its dog food.  Read more

Package of Champion's Orijen Six Fish Dog Food

Orijen and Acana Pet Foods Contamination with Toxic Substances Class Action

Champion Petfoods USA, Inc. makes the Orijen and Acana brands of pet food, which it claims are “biologically ‘appropriate’ pet food—as close to what animals would eat in nature as possible” which it makes “using fresh, natural ingredients.” Yet the complaint for this class action claims that the pet foods are contaminated by various toxic  Read more

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Recalled Contaminated Baby Wipes Settlement

Nutek Disposables has agreed to settle a class action alleging that some of its baby and feminine wipes, sold in the US and later recalled, may have been contaminated with Burkholderia cepacia bacteria. The bacteria is claimed to cause skin infections or irritation, bacterial genitourinary tract infections, or other symptoms. The products include feminine wipes,  Read more

WellPet Wellness Dog Food Arsenic and Lead Contamination Class Action

This class action contends that two of the company’s products—Wellness® CORE® Adult Dry Ocean Whitefish, Herring Meal and Salmon Meal and Wellness® Complete Health Adult Dry Whitefish and Sweet Potato—are contaminated with lead and arsenic. Although the EPA has set limits on arsenic in bottled water at 10 ppb, and the FDA on lead in  Read more