August 15, 2012: Women's Voice For The Earth http://ow.ly/d3uPN
Johnson & Johnson announced today that it will be removing carcinogens and other toxic chemicals from its baby and adult products globally. Johnson & Johnson, one of the largest companies in the world, said it will reformulate its hundreds of cosmetics and personal care products in all the markets it serves in 57 countries around the world by 2015.
A national coalition of more than 175 nonprofit organizations working to protect the health of consumers and workers by eliminating dangerous chemicals from cosmetics and led by the Breast Cancer Fund, Clean Water Action, Commonweal, Environmental Working Group, Friends of the Earth and Women’s Voices for the Earth, will launch a national campaign this week challenging L’Oreal (Maybelline, Garnier, Kiehl’s, The Body Shop, Softsheen-Carson), Procter & Gamble (CoverGirl, Pantene, Secret, Old Spice), Estee Lauder (Clinique, MAC, Prescriptives), Avon and Unilever (Dove, Ponds, St. Ives, Axe) to follow J&J’s lead and commit to removing carcinogens and other harmful chemicals from cosmetics and specify a timeline for such removal.... http://ecowatch.org/2012/johnson-commitment-chemicals/
August 17, 2012: Seventh Generation's Statement on Johnson & Johnson's Recent Announcement – Press Releases on CSRwire.com http://ow.ly/d4kgN