• Landmark CA Bill Would Ban Toxic Chemicals in Cosmetics

    Suzanne Potter California News Service SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Lawmakers in California have introduced a first-in-the-nation bill to ban toxic chemicals in makeup and other cosmetics sold in drug stores and elsewhere in the state. Currently, it is legal for companies to sell cosmetics containing dangerous chemicals as long as...
  • Hearings This Week on Landmark Case Against Pesticide

    Suzanne Potter California News Service SAN FRANCISCO – A landmark series of hearings continue all this week, looking at claims that Roundup, the most common pesticide in the world, is linked to cancer. A federal judge in San Francisco won’t decide if that’s true, however. Rather, he’ll rule on whether the...