Chemicals in cosmetics targeted in new law
Last updated 1/18/2022 at 7:19am
OLYMPIA – For a large portion of Washingtonians, the use of cosmetic products is a part of their everyday routine, but some of those same household products often contain harmful chemicals that cause a variety of health risks.
A bill now making its way through the Legislature will require manufacturers to adhere to more transparent label requirements. Similar bills that monitor and prevent the distribution of cosmetic products have already passed in California and Maryland.
“It’s a simple bill that will have a huge impact on the health and well being of many of our community members.�...