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£20m payout for toxic sofa

by on Apr.27, 2010, under China, China Manufacturing Blog, China QC Inspection Blog

Quoted from “News24.com”:

“London – A British court ruled hundreds of people who received chemical burns from leather sofas will share £20m in compensation…

…The problems were blamed on dimethyl fumarate, a fungicide designed to stop the furniture from becoming mouldy. The European Union banned the chemical last year.”

Read the full article here…


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