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The truth about Prop 65

California’s Proposition 65 is one of the worst laws after drafted, according to Joanne Gray, partner at Goodwin Procter. It was intended to protect consumers from heavy metals, but it’s only meant fat paydays for plaintiffs’ lawyers. Even so, natural food, beverage and supplement manufacturers have to comply. Gray walks us through everything startup brands should know about the law and how to stay out of hot water.

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