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Talc Product Verdict Could Spur Talc-Free Powder Market Growth

This article was originally published in The Tan Sheet

Executive Summary

J&J works to assure consumers of talc safety following a jury verdict ordering it to pay $72m in damages to the family of a woman who attributed her ovarian cancer to perineal use of the company's baby and body powders. Around 1,200 similar cases are pending against the firm in Missouri and New Jersey courts.

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