The group that fought for (& won) Connecticut's BPA bans. Now running the CT Campaign for Toxic-Free Kids.

Target aims for healthier products under veil of secrecy

This is the second article in a series on US retailers’ efforts to curb the use of legal, but potentially harmful, chemicals in household products.

December 27, 2013

A toxic situation: Walmart and Target take on chemical safety

This is the first article in a series on US retailers’ efforts to curb the use of legal, but potentially harmful, chemicals in household products.

December 26, 2013

Contaminated Without Consent Community Discussions

Over the next few months members of the coalition will be hosting local community discussions based on a short film called Contaminated Without Consent. Attendees will be able to view … Continue reading

December 16, 2013

Video: The Unregulated Wild West of Cosmetics Chemicals

Cosmetics and personal care products are among the least regulated consumer products on the market today. Watch this short video for a great overview of the problem.

December 13, 2013

Calling Congress seems old school, but it works

When Congress reforms our toxic chemical laws, it must protect pregnant women, children and heavily-polluted communities.

December 9, 2013

CT Campaign for Toxic-Free Kids

The Coalition for a Safe & Healthy CT has a sister website for our Campaign for Toxic-Free Kids!


Kids Deserve to Be Toxin-Free

Share your feelings about toxins in children’s products with the Governor.

October 25, 2013

A Halloween Parade

Trick or treat. Trick or treat. Let’s make toxins in kids’ products obsolete.

October 21, 2013

New Report: Flame Retardants Finally Fade

Crib mattress makers respond to chemical concerns.

October 15, 2013

The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Issues Opinion on Exposure to Toxic Environmental Agents

Reducing exposure to toxic environmental agents is a critical area of intervention for obstetricians, gynecologists, and other reproductive health care professionals.

October 8, 2013

Walmart: Two steps forward, one step back?

Amidst the kudos and accolades, Walmart still hasn’t gotten it right when it comes to lead in products.

October 8, 2013

Research: Fight against bacteria is harming environment and humans

Unregulated, potent, germ-killing chemical triclosan, commonly found in cleaning products and cosmetics, breezes through sewage treatment plants to enter waterways, including Thames River.

October 8, 2013

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About the Coalition:

Our mission is to correct the fundamental flaws in government policies that allow harm to our health and environment.

Our Goals:
1. Protect our health and our children, workers, communities and the environment
2. Support a Healthy State Economy
3. Enhance Security & Public Safety

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