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EWG: FDA Should Raise Bar On Lead In Cosmetics; Innovation Will Follow

This article was originally published in The Rose Sheet

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The NGO – and Gwyneth Paltrow – are rallying consumer support for a stronger FDA position on contaminant lead in cosmetics. The group is confident that innovation enabling lead-free lipsticks and other color cosmetics would follow an outright regulatory ban, but that optimism may not accord with reality.

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