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FTC Updates Guidelines For Rayon Products
by Trevor J. Murphy on Sep 3rd, 2010
Retailers labeling rayon products as bamboo products in an effort to reach a new market will soon have to change their labels. The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) – a US agency for consumer protection – updated its textile guidelines this week, targeting companies such as Macy’s, Amazon and Walmart who label rayon clothing as bamboo clothing. The designation is misleading for consumers, says the FTC. “Rayon is a man-made fiber cre...