How is it that all of us lost our moms too early in our lives? Why are cancer rates, and rates of other chronic disorders linked to toxic chemicals like learning disabilities so elevated population-wide?
THE NEW YORK TIMES
RACHEL ABRAMS APRIL 22, 2015
Facing pressure from consumer groups, Home Depot said it would discontinue use of a potentially harmful chemical in its vinyl flooring by the end of the year.
Hearst Media Group Blogs Posted on April 22, 2015 | By Jonathan Kantrowitz Source: Coalition for a Safe and Healthy Connecticut A new study has found that most vinyl flooring … Continue reading
Our stronger state regulations on toxic chemicals like BPA are at risk in efforts to reform outdated federal chemical laws.
Consumers across the country – including in New Mexico – have benefited from the reductions in their exposure to toxic chemicals prompted by a handful of states.
60 Minutes found that Lumber Liquidators’ Chinese-made laminate flooring contains amounts of toxic formaldehyde that may not meet health and safety standards.
Eliminating toxic flame retardant chemicals makes our homes safer while improving our health and the health. The industry is responding, but with varying degrees of success to consumers.
Blumenthal Calls On Consumer Product Safety Commission To Finalize New Standards To End Use Of Toxic Flame Retardant Chemicals In Upholstered Furniture
The toxic flame retardants have not been shown to improve fire safety, and have been linked to serious health impacts, including cancer.
Being a firefighter has always required bravery and fire safety smarts. But fighting fires in today’s modern buildings, which are filled with chemicals, has increased the health risks to firefighters … Continue reading
Tools for educating yourself and your community about toxic flame retardant chemicals.
Product Recalls Cost Companies Millions; While Companies Responding to Market Demand for Safer Products Are Seeing Growth in Sales.
Women buy the vast majority of consumer products, including virtually all personal care and cleaning products, and they increasingly want safer, healthier products.