ArtNaturals Hand Sanitizers Benzene Content Class Action

This class action brings suit against Virgin Scent, Inc., which does business as ArtNaturals, for its hand sanitizer products. The complaint alleges that the hand sanitizers contain benzene, which is a known carcinogen, “at levels many multiples of the emergency, interim limit set by” the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).  Read more

Bottle of ArtNaturals Hand Sanitizer

Thompson Creek Windows Falsely Marketed as Energy Star Class Action

Many consumers want to buy products that have the Energy Star mark, as they believe these projects use less energy, lower electricity bills, and are beneficial for the environment. The complaint for this class action alleges that Thompson Creek Window Company claimed that certain of its window models were Energy Star-certified when they were not.  Read more

Thompson Creek Window

Sprout Baby Foods Heavy Metal Content California Class Action

Sprout Foods, Inc. makes baby food under the Sprout Organic brand. It is one of the three baby food makers that did not cooperate with the Subcommittee on Economic and Consumer Policy, Committee on Oversight and Reform in the US House of Representatives in their investigation of heavy metals in US baby foods. The complaint  Read more

General Mills Mac and Cheese Products Phthalates Content Class Action

This class action brings suit against General Mills, Inc., alleging that a long list of the company’s Mac & Cheese products contain ortho-phthalates or phthalates. The complaint alleges that the substances are “dangerous and harmful chemicals” that have been linked to a number of diseases and conditions, and that they are particularly dangerous for pregnant  Read more

Bowl of Shells with Cheese

Wholesome Pantry “Vanilla”Almondmilk Pennsylvania Class Action

Wakefern Food Corporation makes food and beverages for its Wholesome Pantry brand, including a “vanilla” almondmilk drink. The complaint for this class action alleges that the company misrepresents the flavor of its almondmilk, because the labeling implies that the “vanilla” flavor comes from vanilla beans.  Read more

Carton of Wholesome Pantry Vanilla Almondmilk

Crest, Oral-B Gum & Enamel Repair Toothpastes Illinois Class Action

Can toothpastes really help repair gums? The complaint for this class action says no. It bring suit against the Procter & Gamble Company (P&G) for the marketing and labeling of two of its products: Crest Gum & Enamel Repair Toothpaste, in Intensive Clean and Advanced Whitening varieties, and Oral-B Gum & Enamel Repair Toothpaste.  Read more

Crest Gum & Enamel Repair Toothpaste

Happy Baby Food Contains Significant Levels of Heavy Metals Class Action

Nurture, Inc. does business as Happy Family Brands, selling baby foods under, for example, the brand Happy Baby Organics. Unfortunately, two recent reports have alleged that Nurture and other companies permit baby foods to contain objectionable levels of heavy metals, including arsenic, lead, cadmium, and mercury. The complaint for this class action brings suit against  Read more

Jar of Happy Baby Organics Pears

BC Kombucha Contains Significant Levels of Alcohol Class Action

Kombucha as an alcoholic beverage? The complaint for this class action brings suit against MAD at S.A.D., LLC, which does business as Kombucha 221 BC, for the levels of alcohol in its flavored tea drinks, alleging that some of its drinks contain over twice as much alcohol as is permitted in in non-alcoholic drinks.  Read more

Four Bottles of Kombucha 221 BC

Tom’s of Maine Charcoal Toothpastes Misleading Claims Class Action

Tom’s of Maine, Inc. originated as a brand of supposedly “natural” personal care products, such as toothpaste, soap, and deodorant. The complaint for this class action brings suit against the company for deceptive marketing and misleading claims and omissions, in connection with the sale of toothpastes with activated charcoal.  Read more

Tom's of Maine Charcoal Toothpaste

Baby Trend Protect Yumi Booster Seats Deceptive Advertising Class Action

This class action brings suit against Baby Trend, Inc. for two of its booster seats for children. The complaint alleges that the company falsely advertises its Baby Trend Protect Yumi 2-in-1 Booster Seat and Protect Yumi Folding High Back Booster Seat as being safe for children as young as three years old and as light  Read more

Baby Trend Protect Yumi 2-in-1 Booster Seat