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Merck Faces Consumer Suit Over Coppertone UV Claims

This article was originally published in The Rose Sheet

Executive Summary

A New Jersey-based suit seeking class action certification alleges Merck has misrepresented the UV-protective benefits of its Coppertone sunscreen products, subjecting consumers to potential risks.

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