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CA Proposition 65 – Settlements/Judgements Summary for Q2 2021

Aug. 7 2021

This Bureau Veritas report provides a summary of the California Proposition 65 settlements and judgements for Q2 2021. This report includes the enforcement trends and the most targeted products and chemicals. 

Enforcement Trends:
• Phthalates were the chemicals named in the most settlements and judgments which accounted for 57% of settlements/judgements. 109 settlements/judgements were for DEHP, 14 for DINP, 1 for DIDP, 1 for DBP and 4 for two or more phthalates.  The notices covered a wide range of products.
• Metals accounted for 25% of settlements/judgements, with 54 for lead, 1 for arsenic, 1 for mercury and 3 for two or more metals.    
• Acrylamide accounted for 6% of settlements/judgements.  
• Product categories with the most settlements/judgments: 
    o Food products: 21% 
    o Bags/kits/cases/totes/backpacks/pouches: 20%

Download Bulletin PDF file to view charts with Q2 2021 targeted product categories and top targeted chemicals. 

Bureau Veritas Proposition 65 Regulatory Updates:  
• June 2021:  CA Prop 65 Settlements
• May 2021:  CA Prop 65 Q1 2021 60 Day Notice Summary
• February 2021: CA Proposition 65 Settlements
• February 2021: CA Proposition 65 60-Day Notice Summary for Q4 2020
• January 2021: OEHHA Proposes Changes to CA Prop 65 Short Form Warning Labels

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