Greening of Consumer Products - June 25, 2008


*Former leader of Greenpeace argues against PVC ban in California

*$33 billion U.S. children's product industry put in regulatory bind

*Procter & Gamble spent $733,000 lobbying advertising guidelines, safety legislation

*U.S. FDA to open three inspection offices in China

*European supermarket chains introducing carbon labels

*Three groups sue EPA after phthalates found in several common household air fresheners

*Wal-Mart recalls 39,000 Chinese-made key chains due to lead

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