In April 2018, a class-action lawsuit
was filed against Edgewell Personal Care Company for allegedly misleadingly representing that Banana Boat’s sunscreens for kids and babies have an SPF of 50 or 50+ when, according to the plaintiffs, scientific testing shows that the SPF of the sunscreens is much lower than 50. (Anglin et al v. Edgewell Personal Care Company et al
, Case No. 18-cv-639, E. D. MO.)
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