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Consumer Reports Lathers On More Criticism Of Sunscreen SPF Claims

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The annual bad marks for sunscreen brands SPF claims from Consumer Reports could be due to CR's nonconformity with FDA-prescribed test guidelines or could signal testing failures or other compliance problems in the industry. In any event, companies retest sunscreen formulas to validate their claims.

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