Litigation

Cosmetics Companies Sued Over 'Organic' Labels

SAN FRANCISCO - (AP) An environmental group filed a lawsuit Thursday against 26 cosmetic companies, claiming they are improperly labeling products such as shampoo, facial washes and soaps as organic. The Center for Environmental Health said in its lawsuit filed in Alameda County Superior Court that the companies are violating. . . . Full version available to lexis.com subscribers.