WASHINGTON — The Soap and Detergent Association (SDA) recently unveiled a new online fact sheet that will provide more information than ever before on cleaning products and their ingredients, according to a press release.
The Consumer Product Ingredient Communication Initiative, which will take effect in January 2010, is a voluntary program representing cleaning and other consumer products, the release stated.
Unveiled at the Annual Session of the National Extension Association of Family and Consumer Sciences in
, the release noted. Birmingham, Alabama, the fact sheet summarizes the new initiative, which creates a uniform system for providing ingredient information to consumers in a meaningful and easy-to-understand way
Nancy Bock, SDA vice president of education, said: "Consumers now have at their fingertips an easy-to-reference fact sheet on how ingredient information will be displayed. The cleaning products industry is committed to providing consumers with information prior to and after purchase to ensure safe and proper use."
The SDA Product Fact Sheet provides details on the new industry initiative, information on reading product labels correctly, what changes consumers can expect on product labeling and communications and important reminders about using and disposing of products safely, the release added.
The Fact Sheet can be downloaded at http://www.sdahq.org/files/ingredient-fact-sheet.pdf.
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