Walmart Sells Talcum Powder Containing Asbestos New York Class Action

Johnson & Johnson’s Baby Powder, a talcum powder, has been the subject of thousands of cases against J&J, alleging it causes cancer. The complaint alleges, “Due to the overwhelming number of cancer claims and lost legal battles, J&J stopped selling the Product in the United States and Canada in May 2020.” But Walmart, Inc., the  Read more

Johnson & Johnson Talcum Powder Products

HappyFamily, HappyBaby Foods Heavy Metal Content Montana Class Action

Nurture, Inc. makes HappyFamily Organics, a line of baby food and other food products. The complaint for this class action alleges that these foods contain “high levels of arsenic, mercury, lead, cadmium, and perchlorate—all of which are known to pose significant health risks to humans, particularly infants.” To support this, it refers to a report  Read more

Happy Baby Baby Foods

Pfizer Chantix Stop-Smoking Drug Contains Impurity Class Action

Chantix, a drug made by Pfizer, Inc., is designed to help people stop smoking. Its active ingredient is varenicline. But the complaint for this class action alleges that Chantix contains dangerously high levels of N-nitroso-varenicline, an impurity which is a carcinogen.  Read more

Box of Chantix

HappyBABY Baby Food Contains Heavy Metals Class Action

Eighteen plaintiffs bring suit against Nurture, Inc. in this class action alleging that the company permitted heavy metals in its HappyBABY baby food. The complaint relies on a February 4, 2021 House of Representatives Committee on Oversight and Reform Subcommittee on Economic and Consumer Policy, entitled, “Baby Foods Are Tainted with Dangerous Levels of Arsenic,  Read more

Jar of Happy Baby Organics Pears

Neutrogena and Aveeno Sunscreens Benzene Content Class Action

The complaint begins by pointing out, “Consumers purchase sunscreen in order to decrease the risk of developing skin cancer.” But what if a sunscreen contains a carcinogen? The complaint for this class action brings suit against Johnson & Johnson Consumer, Inc. (JJCI) for its Aveeno and Neutrogena sunscreens, alleging that they contain benzene, a substance  Read more

Neutrogena Beach Defense Sunscreen Spray Label

Plum Organics Baby Food Heavy Metal Content Class Action

Parents are particularly protective of their babies and young children. But a House of Representatives Subcommittee Report, released in February 2021, on heavy metals found in baby foods has raised alarm. This class action brings suit against Plum, PBC, alleging that its baby foods were found to contain concerning levels of arsenic, lead, cadmium, and  Read more

Container of Plum Organics Just Peaches Product

Neutrogena, Aveeno Sunscreen Contaminated with Benzene Class Action

Sunscreens that offer broad-spectrum SPF protection are regulated as over-the-counter drugs, rather than as cosmetics. The complaint for this class action cites five such sunscreens, under the Aveeno and Neutrogena brands, made by Johnson & Johnson Consumer, Inc. (JJCI), which it claims have been found to contain benzene, a human carcinogen that can be absorbed  Read more

Neutrogena Beach Defense Sunscreen Spray

Nurture Baby Foods Concerning Levels of Heavy Metals Class Action

Nurture, Inc. makes baby food products under the Happy Baby brand. Unfortunately, the complaint for this class action alleges that a recent report from a Congressional subcommittee cites Nurture’s baby foods as among those containing toxic heavy metals.  Read more

Happy Baby Baby Foods

Cottonelle Wipes and Urinary Tract Infections Class Action

The complaint for this class action alleges that the bacterial contamination that found its way into certain lots of Cottonelle Wipes products was not invisible. The complaint reports that some of the wipes showed “dark-brown spots on the surface and mildew-like odors emanating from their packaging” that should have alerted their maker, Kimberly-Clark Corporation, to  Read more

Cottonelle Flushable Wipes

Parent’s Choice Baby Foods Contain Heavy Metals Class Action

On February 4, 2021, a House Subcommittee released a report entitled, “Baby Foods Are Tainted with Dangerous Levels of Arsenic, Lead, Cadmium, and Mercury.” Walmart, Inc., among other baby food makers, had been asked to participate in testing of its Parent’s Choice products in connection with the investigation, but it had refused. The complaint quotes  Read more

Parent's Choice Blueberry Rice Rusks