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Baby Foods Contaminated with Heavy Metals Class Action

Heavy metals, such as inorganic arsenic, lead, cadmium, and mercury are toxic to human beings, and they are particularly so to babies and children. But the complaint for this class action alleges that these substances have been allowed in baby food by certain makers—Gerber Products Company, Beech-Nut Nutrition Company, Nurture, Inc., and Hain Celestial Group,  Read more

Jar of Beech-Nut Sweet Potato Baby Food

Happy Baby Rice Puffs Heavy Metal Content Class Action

A US House of Representatives Subcommittee on Economic and Consumer Policy has issued a report on heavy metals found in baby food, and this class action is one of several filed in reaction. The complaint alleges that heavy metals are present in the flavored rice puffs made by Nurture, Inc. under the name Happy Baby  Read more

Six Varieties of Happy Baby Puffs

Earth’s Best Baby Foods Arsenic, Cadmium, Lead Content Class Action

Earth’s Best brand baby foods are made by Hain Celestial Group, Inc. But who would imagine that a baby food might include heavy metals? The complaint for this class action alleges that certain of its Earth’s Best baby food products contain heavy metals, “including inorganic arsenic, cadmium, and lead at levels above what is considered  Read more

Jar of Earth's Best Sweet Potato & Chicken Dinner

Hain Earth’s Best Organic Baby Food Levels of Heavy Metals Class Action

The Hain Celestial Group, Inc. makes baby foods. But the complaint for this class action refers to a February 2021 report from a House Subcommittee to claim that Hain’s baby foods “are tainted with significant and dangerous levels of toxic heavy metals, including arsenic, lead, cadmium, and mercury.”  Read more

Package of Earth's Best Organic Rice Cereal

Midwestern Pet Foods Products Sickened and Killed Dogs Class Action

Midwestern Pet Foods, Inc. makes a number of pet foods, under the brand names of Sportmix, Pro Pac, and Nunn Better. Unfortunately, the complaint alleges that Midwestern pet foods have been sold containing “mold, toxins, and/or aflatoxins that caused injury and harm” to animals.  Read more

Bag of Sportmix Energy Plus Dog Food

Rainbow Light Vitamin Settlement

Rainbow Light vitamins, multivitamins, and supplements are advertised on their website as being free of heavy metals. This settlement resolves a class action alleging that this is not true, and that the vitamins may contain small amounts of naturally-occurring heavy metals, including lead, mercury, cadmium, and arsenic. The defendants in this case include Nutranext, LLC;  Read more

Bottle of Rainbow Light Vitamins for Women

Mosaic Co. Phosphate Mining Contamination of Florida Land Class Action

The complaint for this class action alleges, first, that the Mosaic Company contaminated Polk County, Florida land with its phosphate mining and other actions; and second, that Yes Companies WFC, LLC and CHC VI, Ltd., the current owners of the land, leased lots to people without disclosing the land was contaminated.  Read more

Sign for Paradise Lakes Community

CBD American Shaman Products Heavy Metal and Mold Tests Class Action

CBD products are becoming widely available, but as yet there are no standards or standardized testing for them for strength or purity. This class action brings suit against CBD American Shaman, LLC for its claims that its CBD products are “all natural” and have “no heavy metals or insecticides,” which the complaint alleges are false.  Read more

CBD American Shaman Name and Logo

Johnson & Johnson Talcum Powder and Ovarian Cancer Class Actions

When other plaintiffs want to join a multi-district litigation (MDL) case, they sometimes submit what’s called a short-form complaint that makes reference to the MDL case rather than lay out its claims in full. This class action offers one such short-form complaint, against Johnson & Johnson and Johnson & Johnson Consumer, Inc. The larger, MDL  Read more

Johnson & Johnson Baby Powder and Shower to Shower Products

Evanger’s Dog and Cat Food Settlement

The defendants in this case—Evanger’s Dog and Cat Food Co., Nutripack, LLC, Against the Grain Pet Foods, and Sher Services Co.—are paying a little more than a half a million dollars to settle a class action centering around three of their products; Evanger’s Hunk of Beef, Evanger’s Braised Beef, and Against the Grain pulled Beef  Read more

Can of Evanger's Hunk of Beef Product