Soap Maker Wants Suit Over 'Natural' Claims Scrubbed

Law360, New York (January 11, 2017, 3:26 PM EST) -- Beaumont Products Inc. urged a New York federal judge Tuesday to toss a proposed class action accusing the company of duping consumers into thinking its Clearly Natural Essentials soaps and other products are natural despite containing synthetic ingredients, contending that the claims have no merit.

The consumer products company blasted Silvio Ciancio’s suit alleging that the company marketed a slew of items as “pure and natural” when they contain artificial and synthetic ingredients, arguing that Ciancio doesn’t explain how a product labeled “glycerine soap” could be...
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