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

Press Releases

 

New Study Finds Toxic Chemicals Widespread in Flooring Sold by Top Retailers  4.22.15

Lawmakers and Advocates Urge Ban of Toxic Chemical Flame Retardants From Products That Expose Children — 3.26.15

HARTFORD PARENTS DELIVER OVER 135,000 PETITIONS TO WALGREENS  — 3/12/15

At Least Twenty Eight States to Propose Toxics Policies in 2015 — 2/9/15

Major Furniture Retailer Announces Phase Out of Toxic Flame Retardant Chemicals  — 1/28/15

SB126 – Vermont bill 

CT CHILDREN’S COMMITTEE RAISES BILL TO PROTECT KIDS FROM TOXIC CHEMICALS IN CONSUMER PRODUCTS 2/7/2014

Halloween Press Event 10/28/2013

COALITION RELEASES RESULTS OF NEW STUDY FINDING TOXIC CANCER-CAUSING CHEMICALS IN COUCHES, HOMES — 11/28/2012

LIEBERMAN PRAISED FOR CO-SPONSORING SAFE CHEMICALS ACT — 9/14/2012

COALITION FOR A SAFE AND HEALTHY CT SAYS NOW IS THE TIME TO REMOVE TOXIC CHEMICALS FROM CHILDREN’S PRODUCTS — 5/24/2012

ADVOCATES HAVE BIG FIGHT AHEAD As Toy Industry Association leads effort to keep toxics in children’s toys — 4/25/2012

Toxics Linked to Hormone Disruption and Asthma Found in Many Consumer Products — 3/13/2012

Two State Organizations Join in the Fight Against Toxic Chemicals — 2/13/2012

1-19-12 Press Event on Toxic Flame Retardants in Baby Products

New Report Finds BPA in Popular Canned Food — 11/15/11

CT Lawmakers and Advocates Point to Landmark BPA Ban as “A Good Starting Point to Broader Reform” — 9/30/11

CT Becomes First State to Ban Bisphenol-A From Thermal Paper Receipts: leads nation to protect citizens and workers from BPA — 6/8/11

State Senate Passes Ban on Thermal Receipts that Contain BPA — 6/7/11

Chemical Reform Legislation Introduced in DC Takes Cue from Connecticut to Protect Citizens from Toxics: “Safe Chemicals Act of 2011” Introduced in Senate — 4/18/11

Coalition for a Safe and Healthy Connecticut Announces 2011 Legislative Agenda — 1/19/11

New Study Finds Hormone-Disrupting Chemical BPA Rubs Off Onto Dollar Bills — 12/9/10

Institute Bill Becomes Law — 6/16/10

No Silver Lining: BPA in Canned Foods — 5/18/10

Chemical Restrictions Pass as Clock Strikes Midnight — 5/6/10

Environment Committee Tackles Toxic Chemicals — 3/15/10

Children’s Committee Approves Cadmium Restrictions — 3/12/10

The Health Case for Chemical Policy Reform — 1/21/10

Toxic Chemicals Found in CT Health Care Providers — 10-8-09

Testing Reveals Hazardous Chemicals in School Supplies, Pet Products, and More — 9-16-09

Governor Rell Signs Landmark Bisphenol-A Legislation — 6-4-09

House Passes Legislation to Phase Out Toxic Bisphenol-A — 4-29-09

Giant Bottle With A Big Message — 4/14/09

No More Toxic Tub — 3/12/09

Legislators Receive Message in a Bottle — 1/27/09

HealthyToys.org Rates Safety of Children’s Products –12/3/08

Toxic Toy Bill in Effect Today — 10/31/08

Safe Toy Legislation Signed into Law– 5/7/08

Legislators Briefed on Toxins in Childrens Products — 4/16/08

No More Toxic Toys Rally Draws Diverse Crowd, Legislators — 3/11/08

Environment Committee Holds Hearing on Chemicals of Concern — 3/3/08

Advocates Test Toys for Toxins — 2/19/08

Coalition Launches Legislative Campaign — 1/28/08

HealthyToys.org a New Resource for Parents — 1/4/08

Pollution Found in Five Connecticut Moms — 11/10/07

Lead Found in Lipstick — 10/9/07

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