Plum Organics Baby Food Contains Heavy Metals Class Action

A US Congressional Subcommittee report on heavy metals in baby food has led to the filing of a number of class actions against the seven largest baby food makers in the US, claiming that they contain harmful levels of arsenic, lead, cadmium, and mercury. This class action brings suit against Plum, PBC and Plum, Inc.,  Read more

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Hain Earth’s Best Organic Baby Foods Contain Heavy Metals IL, ID Class Action

Hain Celestial Group, Inc. makes a variety of baby foods, under the Earth’s Best Organic brand. Consumers buy organic products to avoid contamination with toxic substances, like pesticides, but the complaint for this class action alleges that Hain’s baby food is contaminated with heavy metals, including arsenic, lead, cadmium, and mercury.  Read more

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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