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New chemicals added to Proposition 65 List

The California Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment has updated the list of chemicals known to the state to cause cancer or reproductive toxicity.

Gentian violet (Crystal violet) CAS 548-62-9 and N-Nitrosohexamethyleneimine CAS 932-83-2 were added to the list on 23 November 2018 due to their carcinogenic properties.

Businesses are required to provide a clear and reasonable warning before knowingly and intentionally exposing anyone to Prop65 listed chemicals one year after being added to the list.

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