Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
GIB, LLC dba Brazilian Blowout
Penalty: 
$600,000
Year: 
2012
Date: 
January 30, 2012
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

The California Attorney General announced a settlement with the manufacturer of Brazilian Blowout products that will require the company to warn consumers and hair stylists that two of its most popular hair smoothing products emitted formaldehyde gas.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
California Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
California
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Parent company note: 
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