US: Soft drinks groups settle benzene case

By just-drinks.com editorial team | 13 July 2007

A group of soft drink manufacturers have settled a class-action lawsuit which alleged that their products contained ingredients that could form cancer-causing benzene. The settlement by the soft drinks producers, who include PepsiCo, leaves the grocery chain Publix as the only remaining defendant in the action.

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A group of soft drink manufacturers have settled a class-action lawsuit which alleged that their products contained ingredients that could form cancer-causing benzene. The settlement by the soft drinks producers, who include PepsiCo, leaves the grocery chain Publix as the only remaining defendant in the action.

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