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Consumer Groups Turn To FTC For Action On Organic Personal-Care Labeling

This article was originally published in The Rose Sheet

Executive Summary

Disappointed with USDA's lack of action on the organic personal-care front, Consumers Union and the Organic Consumers Association are now asking the Federal Trade Commission to investigate what they say are misleading organic product claims

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