Prosecution of Company Director for online sales of toxic paint stripper

Alex Stein prosecuted the director of a company in the first prosecution for online sales of paint stripper containing dichloromethane – a carcinogen which has also caused a number of fatalities through inhibiting the respiratory system when not used appropriately. The defendant was jailed for 10 months at Warwick Crown Court on 4th January 2019.


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Barrister Alex Stein