“The Young and the Restless” alumni Shemar Moore, now starring on “Criminal Minds,” will return to the role that launched his career for two days in September.
It’s widely used nationwide as a germ-killing ingredient in soaps, deodorants and even toothpaste, but it’s being banned in Minnesota. Gov. Mark Dayton on Friday signed a bill to make Minnesota the first state to prohibit the use of triclosan in most retail consumer hygiene products. The Minnesota House and Senate passed it earlier last week because of health and environmental concerns about the chemical.
After testing on skin-lightening products found them to contain dangerous levels of mercury, the Minnesota Department of Health is warning residents to stop using them.