Korean talc asbestos scare
Published: Tuesday, 14 April 2009
Authority under fire bans cosmetic and pharmaceutical talc-containing products
and pharmaceutical industries are suffering the fall-out from
public anger and an authoritys response, already deemed
an overreaction, to a perceived concern of asbestos-containing
talc being used in certain products.
The upshot is that some 1,122 cosmetic and drug items
(including baby powders...