Beautopia LLC. Case Settles for $26,500.00

This page last reviewed October 12, 2012.

A case with Beautopia, LLC, was settled on October 4, 2012, for selling non-compliant Volumizing Tonic and Cloud 9 Hotshapes into California that exceeded the 6 percent VOC limit by weight for aerosol and pump spray hair styling products. In addition, Beautopia also sold non-compliant Powerfix into California that exceeded the 55 percent by weight for hairsprays. The products were sold from 2008 to 2011, resulting in 2.26 tons of excess VOC emissions attributable to the violation. Beautopia, LLC, agreed to pay $26,500.00 in payments over a one-year period to settle the case.