After testing some products from Essiac Products we found one product in violation of Proposition 65 in regards to lead amounts. Below is the timeline of events of the case between ERC and Essiac Products.
On July 25, 2019, Environmental Research Center filed a Notice of Violation of California Law Proposition 65, against Essiac From Canada LLC/CAnadian Health Products Int’l Inc.
In this action, ERC alleges that one specific product manufactured, distributed, or sold by Essiac Products contain lead, a chemical listed under Proposition 65 as a carcinogen and reproductive toxin, and expose consumers to lead at a level requiring a Proposition 65 warning.
This product is:
- Essiac From Rene M. Caisse, RN Herbal Powder NPN 80012920
ERC filed a Civil Complaint on November 15, 2019.