Jhonson and Jhonson stopped selling their talc-powder in US and Canada. Firm faced 16,000 law suits against Talc-powder by consumers saying that the products caused them cancer.
Jhonson and Jhonson has been ordered to pay out billions of dollars to consumers as compensation.
As the sales were down, the firm took this decision. J & J is confident about their products safety , but still stops their sale.
In 2019 October J&J called back 33,000 bottles from USA after the baby powder was found with asbestos.
Meanwhile, They are appealing against the 2018 order to pay $4.7billion as damages to 22 women who alleged that their products caused them ovarian cancer.