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Colgate-Palmolive Co. v. Erie County

Citation: 2 ELR 20168
68 Misc. 2d 704/3 ERC 1673/327 N.Y.S.2d 488, (N.Y. Sup. Ct., 12/27/1971)

No injunction will issue at the suit of a detergent-maker to restrain the enforcement of a local law prohibiting the sale of detergents based on phosphorous compounds after a certain date. All suppliers of such detergents were given nine months to begin compliance with the law, and no other maker has complained....

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