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Proposed Revision to Proposition 65 Labeling Requirements

A major revision of the product labeling requirements for California’s Proposition 65 is expected to be final at the end of 2016. The regulation requires businesses to provide “clear and reasonable” warnings when they “expose” Californians to listed chemicals identified by the state to cause of cancer or reproductive harm (currently, over 800 chemicals are on the list). The state agency that administers Proposition 65 has proposed significant changes to the regulations that include more detail regarding “clear and reasonable” warnings. [...]