Hardwood flooring heavyweight Lumber Liquidators on Tuesday announced a “memorandum of understanding” (MOU) to settle all pending class action claims over its China-made laminate flooring products for an aggregate amount of $36 million.
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Lumber Liquidators halts sales of Chinese flooring by Chris Isidore @CNNMoney May 7, 2015: 7:57 AM ET Lumber Liquidators has halted sales of controversial flooring made in China.
TOANO, Va., May 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Lumber Liquidators' (NYSE: LL) is today providing updates on several topics and planned actions related to laminate flooring sourced from China.
Lumber Liquidators axing Chinese flooring products Lumber Liquidators has suspended the sale of all laminate flooring made in China a week after disclosing that the Justice Department is seeking criminal charges against the specialty retailer in an investigation over imported products.
Lumber Liquidators has denied the accusations but nevertheless is pulling all Chinese-made laminate flooring from its inventory, pending its review. And the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission is currently investigating the issue.
60 Minutes "60 Minutes" just aired a brutal report outlining health and safety violations by Lumber Liquidators.. The report said Lumber Liquidators was selling laminate flooring made in China with levels of formaldehyde higher than those allowed under California law.
Lumber Liquidators goes into damage control mode 9:04 AM ET Thu, 7 May 2015 | 00:37 Home improvement retailer Lumber Liquidators said Thursday morning it is halting sales of all its Chinese laminate flooring effective immediately, confirming a CNBC report overnight.
Home improvement retailer Lumber Liquidators is halting sales of all its Chinese laminate flooring effective immediately, CNBC has learned. The move comes in the face of dozens of lawsuits over the safety of the products, as well as looming criminal charges disclosed by the company last week concerning its foreign sourcing.
Lumber Liquidators is a U.S. company, but much of its laminate flooring was made in China. And as we discovered when we first reported this story in March, it may fail to meet health and safety standards, because it contains high levels of formaldehyde, a known cancer-causing chemical.
Cancer Risk From Lumber Liquidators Laminate Wood Flooring Was says the issues are specific to laminate wood flooring produced in China and sold
Tests on Lumber Liquidators laminate flooring from China found high levels of formaldehyde, a known carcinogen
Danger of some laminate wood flooring was underestimated, report says. China and sold by Lumber Liquidators, laminate flooring sourced from China
Home improvement retailer Lumber Liquidators announced it's halting sales of all its Chinese-made laminate flooring effective immediately. The move comes in the face of dozens of lawsuits over the safety of the products, as well as looming criminal charges disclosed by the company last week
60 Minutes reported that CBS investigators tested 31 samples of Chinese-made Lumber Liquidators laminate flooring purchased in Virginia, Florida, Texas, Illinois and New York. Of the tested samples, only one was compliant with stringent formaldehyde emission standards enforced by the California Air Resources Board.
Reuters/ Rick Wilking Lumber Liquidators will stop selling its laminate flooring sourced in China. The stock rose by up to 3% in pre-market trading.
Lumber Liquidators sells more than $120 million annually in laminate flooring, including products from the U.S. and Europe, according to a quarterly filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Last year, it suspended sales of China-made laminates after accusations of carcinogenic qualities surfaced.
Lumber Liquidators Suspends Sales of Laminate Flooring From China Image The retailer is struggling with the fallout from a "60 Minutes" report that some flooring had unsafe levels of formaldehyde.
Lumber Liquidators Flooring From China: the risk from formaldehyde and that it suspended the sale of all laminate flooring from China last
Lumber Liquidators’ recall-to-test program involves only laminate flooring the company sourced from China and sold between February 2012 and May 2015, when the company stopped selling it. If you have that flooring, call 800-366-4204 or go to lumberliquidators/ll/testkit to request a free testing kit.