IOWA S.F. 2346 – Chemical Bans/Restrictions

Sponsor: Senator Joe Bolkcom (D)

Summary: Prohibits the manufacturing, sale or distribution of a soap, hand sanitizer or toothpaste containing triclosan. Requires a manufacturer to use the least toxic alternative when replacing triclosan in the manufacturing of such products. Provides for a civil penalty of $1,000 for each violation.

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Status: Introduced; referred to Judiciary Committee 3/31/2014. Failed upon adjournment 5/2/2014.

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