Clif Bar Faces Toxic Warning Label Suit

Law360, New York (July 19, 2013, 7:25 PM ET) -- Clif Bar & Co. was accused Thursday of violating California's Proposition 65 by failing to warn consumers that some of its protein bars and chewy energy snacks contain lead.

Environmental Research Center Inc. filed a suit under California's Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act of 1986, the state's list of toxic chemicals better known as Proposition 65. It accuses Clif of selling the lead-containing products since no later than November 2007.

Clif has been selling the products without providing “clear and reasonable warnings, within the...
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