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Bill would make NY second state to ban triclosan in common household products
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Bill would make NY second state to ban triclosan in common household products

  League of Conservation Voters say Colgate Palmolive is actively fighting legislation   A bill on its third reading in the Senate would ban the sale of housewares, cleaners and health and beauty products containing triclosan, an antibacterial agent currently under review by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. But […]

Senate, Assembly pass bill allowing more public places to stock life-saving medication
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Senate, Assembly pass bill allowing more public places to stock life-saving medication

  The Senate and Assembly have passed a bill that seeks to save lives in emergency situations by making life-saving devices available in more public places. This bill would authorize, but not mandate, public venues such as restaurants, youth organizations, sports leagues, theme parks, sports arenas, day care and educational […]