Kiss My Face, 25 Others Sued Over 'Organic' Labels

Law360, New York (June 17, 2011, 5:04 PM EDT) -- An environmental health group sued 26 cosmetics companies including Kiss My Face Corp. in California state court on Thursday, alleging their products touted as organic do not come close to meeting the Golden State's requirements for the label.

Dozens of cosmetics made by the defendants run afoul of the California Organic Products Act of 2003, which requires that products labeled organic on the front of their packaging contain at least 70 percent organic ingredients, according to the Center for Environmental Health.

“For years, organic advocates have...
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