So now CA make a warning label or posting for these materials? I was purchasing some items and I came across this interest window that pops up about the my purchase. Wow, now when you actually post this up it makes you think about buying a product. I can't wait till they put warrning labels or postings on my fruit and vegies at the farmers markets. Althought, I guess it did work since I'm not purchasing the item and now the search continues...
Attention California Residents:
California's Proposition 65 entitles California consumers to special warnings for products that contain chemicals known to the state of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm if those products expose consumers to such chemicals above certain threshold levels.
We hope that the information below helps with your purchasing decisions.
The general Proposition 65 notice is as follows:
WARNING: Products in the categories below may contain chemicals known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm.
- Products made with Fabric, Leather, Vinyl, Foam, Synthetic and Non-woven Material
- Batteries and/or Products that contain batteries
- Beauty Products (including first-aid kits and lotions)
In addition, there are specific warnings for products in the following categories:
Electrical Cords (may be found on some travel accessories)
California requires the following notice:
WARNING: The wires of some products may contain chemicals known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm. Wash hands after handling.
Beauty Products (containing progesterone)
California requires the following notice on beauty and skin care products that contain progesterone:
WARNING: Certain beauty products may contain progesterone, a chemical known to the State of California to cause cancer. Consult with your physician before using this product.
For a complete listing, visit www.oehha.org/prop65.html