Windex Marketing of Products as “Non-Toxic” Class Action

S.C. Johnson & Son, Inc. makes Windex products that it packages in bottles with a notation “Non-Toxic Formula.” However, the class for this action alleges that the products do in fact contain toxic ingredients and are therefore deceptively advertised.  Read more

Bottle of Windex Original

Walmart No Cancer Warnings on Roundup California Class Action

The herbicide Roundup contains a substance called glyphosate which is alleged to be a carcinogen. This class action brings suit against Walmart, Inc. for selling various formulations of Roundup “despite knowledge that Roundup may cause cancer.”  Read more

Roundup Products

Former Ametek Facility El Cajon Contamination Settlement

This settlement resolves two of four class actions concerning contamination of land in El Cajon, California. The first class action, against Ametek, Inc., Thomas Deeney, and Senior Operations, LLC, concerned the fact that Amatek had a facility on the site between 1968 and 1988, including a storage tank for manufacturing materials. The complaint alleged that  Read more

Ametek Name and Logo

Rainbow Light Prenatal Vitamins Judgment

This class action was brought by the People of the State of California against Nutranext, LLC, Nutranext Business, LLC, Nutranext eHealth, LLC, Rainbow Light, LLC, and Rainbow Light Nutritional Systems, LLC, pertaining to advertising claims for Rainbow Light Prenatal Vitamins. The allegations included that the companies engaged in unfair competition and false advertising by making  Read more

Container of Rainbow Light Prenatal Vitamins

Home Depot Toxic Chemical Methyl Chloride in Paint Strippers Class Action

The first death related to the chemical methyl chloride was documented in 1980, nearly forty years ago, says the complaint for this class action. But the complaint alleges that Home Depot, Inc. continued selling paint strippers containing this toxic ingredient for another thirty-eight years, despite the fact that other, similar retailers had stopped selling them.   Read more

Interior Aisle of a Home Depot Store

Wolverine and 3M PFC Contamination of Water Supplies Class Action

This class action brings suit against Wolverine Worldwide, Inc., along with its chemical supplier, the 3M Company, and its waste disposal agent, Waste Management, Inc., for contamination of the air, ground, and water. Wolverine operated a tannery in Kent County, Michigan, and the complaint alleges its operations produced sludge and debris contaminated with chemicals that  Read more

Display of Wolverine Footwear

Weyerhaeuser TJI Flak Jacket Joists Off-Gas Formaldehyde Class Action

How do you remedy a situation that involves a house’s support structures? The complaint for this class action alleges that Weyerhaeuser Company’s TJI joists with Flak Jacket Protection, used in building houses in Ohio and throughout the US, emit toxic formaldehyde gas that is harmful to humans.  Read more

Weyerhaeuser TJI Joists with Flak Jacket Protection, Installed

Asbestos Found in Claire’s Make-Up Investigation

Rhode Island mom Kristie Warner was concerned about the glittery children’s make-up her six-year-old daughter was using. The make-up was from Claire’s, a popular mall store which targets young girls and teens. She sent some of it to a laboratory, which reported back that the sample contained tremolite, a form of asbestos that can cause  Read more

Sherwin-Williams Facility Toxic Chemical Environmental Damage Class Action

The complaint for this class action alleges that Gibbsboro, New Jersey has been contaminated by hazardous materials from a former Sherwin-Williams paint factory and its disposal facilities, operated on various parcels of land from the early 1930s until 1978. The complaint alleges that contaminants have migrated into public and private property and that the company’s  Read more