Dark & Lovely Relaxers and Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals Class Action

The subject of this class action is hair straighteners or relaxers offered by L’Oreal USA, Inc., L’Oreal USA Products, Inc., and Softsheen-Carson, Inc. under different brand names, including Dark & Lovely. The complaint alleges that the products are contaminated with endocrine disrupting chemicals (EDCs), such as phthalates, that can have negative effects on women’s health.  Read more

Dark & Lovely Relaxer Triple Nourished Silkening Relaxer

ORS Straighteners and Relaxers and Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals Class Action

This class action takes issue with hair straighteners or relaxers, including under the brand name ORS Olive Oil, from Dabur International, Ltd., which does business as Dabur USA, Inc. and Namaste Laboratories, LLC. The complaint alleges that the products contain endocrine disrupting chemicals (EDCs) that can increase women’s risks of certain health problems. These EDCs  Read more

ORS Olive OIl Hair Relaxer

Unilever Dry and Foam Shampoos Contaminated with Benzene Class Action

Many complaints have been filed about the benzene found in aerosol personal care products. The complaint for this class action brings suit against Unilever United States, Inc., alleging its dry and foam shampoo products under the Dove, Nexxus, Suave, TRESemmé, and Bed Head brands also contain benzene.  Read more

Dove Dry Shampoos

Unilever Benzene in Dry Shampoo Products Class Action

Recently, a number of personal care products, such as aerosol sunscreen products and antiperspirants, have been found to contain benzene, which the complaint calls “a known human carcinogen.” This class action sues Unilever United States, Inc., alleging that benzene has been found in its Suave, TIGI (Rockaholic and Bed Head), TRESemmé, Dove, Nexxus, and Living  Read more

Dove Dry Shampoos

Pine-Sol Cleaners Found to Contain Harmful Bacteria Class Action

The Clorox Company makes the popular Pine-Sol cleaning products. However, this class action alleges that the products have contained Pseudomonas aeruginosa, which the complaint describes as “a gram-negative bacterium that causes infections in the blood and lungs and is associated with inhalation and skin ingestion. The complaint alleges that Clorox did not warn consumers of  Read more

Pine-Sol Multi-Surface Cleaner Lemon Fresh

Pfizer Chantix Adulterated with N-Nitroso-Varenicline Class Action

One of Pfizer, Inc.’s most popular products is the varenicline-containing drug (VCD) Chantix. Chantix is designed to help people stop smoking, and, unlike many other products for this use, it does not contain nicotine. However, the complaint for this class action alleges that the drugs have recently been contaminated with N-nitroso-varenicline, and possibly other substances  Read more

Chantix Box by Cigarette and Ashtray

Benzene in Old Spice, Secret, Pantene, Aussie Aerosol Products Class Action

The Procter & Gamble Company makes a wide variety of personal care products. Unfortunately, the complaint for this class action alleges that some of the aerosol products are contaminated with benzene, a carcinogen. Among them, the complaint lists both Old Spice and Secret aerosol antiperspirants and Aussie and Pantene aerosol dry shampoo products.  Read more

Old Spice Pure Sport Antiperspirant Spray

Vi-Jon Private Label Laxatives May Contain Bacteria Class Action

Vi-Jon, LLC is one of the oldest companies making personal care products in the US. One of its products is Magnesium Citrate Saline Laxatives. But the complaint for this class action alleges that, unknown to those who buy these products, they may be contaminated with Gluconacetobacter liquefaciens bacteria, which can be harmful or even fatal  Read more

A Vi-Jon Magnesium Citrate Saline Laxative Product

Abbott Laboratories No Refunds for Recalled Baby Formula Class Action

Abbott Laboratories makes Similac, Alimentum, and EleCare baby formula, under the name Abbott Nutrition. In February 2022, the company recalled formula that had been made in its Sturgis, Michigan facility because of possible contamination. But the complaint for this class action alleges that Abbott has not credited or replaced any of the products that consumers  Read more

Similac Alimentum

Jif Peanut Butter Contaminated with Salmonella Senftenberg Class Action

Jif peanut butter products are made by the JM Smucker Company. This class action concerns Jif peanut butter products that were sold in the US in the first half of 2022, which the complaint alleges are contaminated with Salmonella Senftenberg and recalled from the market on May 20, 2022.  Read more

Jar of Jif Peanut Butter