A University of California, Berkeley study shows many popular lipsticks and lip glosses contain metals at concentrations high enough to pose potential health concerns.
Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a pair of bills intended to protect children from harmful chemicals.
California became the largest state to limit the toxic metal cadmium in children’s jewelry on Monday, effectively creating a new national standard ahead of promised federal action.
Looking to better protect children against toxic metals, San Francisco and Peninsula Congresswoman Jackie Speier introduced legislation Thursday that requires tougher regulation four heavy metals, including cadmium, in kids products.