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January 7, 2000 | From Bloomberg News
Major retailers in Germany withdrew soccer shirts made by Nike Inc. after a television program claimed they contained a chemical that could lead to infertility. The line of shirts contain tributyrin, a fungicide used in the U.S. to remove the smell created by the bacteria in sweat, said a spokesman for Gesamttextil, the German textile industry association. He said it isn't applied to clothes worn close to the skin in Germany. Nike, based in Beaverton, Ore.
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January 7, 2000 | From Bloomberg News
Major retailers in Germany withdrew soccer shirts made by Nike Inc. after a television program claimed they contained a chemical that could lead to infertility. The line of shirts contain tributyrin, a fungicide used in the U.S. to remove the smell created by the bacteria in sweat, said a spokesman for Gesamttextil, the German textile industry association. He said it isn't applied to clothes worn close to the skin in Germany. Nike, based in Beaverton, Ore.
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