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Tuesday, June 19, 2018
broad-spectrum protection

F.D.A. Moves Forward, Finally, on Regulating Sunscreen

Sunscreen manufacturers have historically had free reign to claim they are “waterproof” (when this is impossible) and that they offer “broad-spectrum” protection (without a clear, nationwide definition of what this means). Since the late 1970s, the Food and Drug Administration has been pressured to step up its rulemaking on the subject, and it finally did […]

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