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

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Like the Coalition for a Safe & Healthy Connecticut on Facebook and share our mission and our updates with your networks.

Follow @safehealthyct for the latest updates about our campaigns, reports, events and more.

Talk Back

  • Send us a message to let us know your families experiences with pollution and toxins.
  • Write a letter to your local paper. Contact us for sample letters.
  • Ask Congress to pass the SAFE CHEMICALS ACT, (S. 847) to protect children from toxic chemicals.

Spread the Word

Tweetable Facts

Pre-written, factual tweets to share with your twitter followers.

How does this work?

1) Select the #safehealthyct tweet (from below) you’d like to share.

2) Copy and paste the tweet into your Twitter client. Be sure the tag #safehealthyct, isn’t cut off from the tweet.

3) Share as many or as few of the facts as you’d like, with as many followers as you’d like.

4) Encourage your followers to participate too by asking them for RT’s (re-tweets). The more people we can reach, the better!

#Tweets about Toxic Chemicals (already less than 140 characters for easy tweetability)

Common household chemicals r linked 2 over 200 health problems including asthma, depression, cancer, birth defects & more. #safehealthyct

Learn about ingredients to avoid, based on the science linking each to adverse health impacts: http://bit.ly/zKNLRH #safehealthyct

A study of teen girls by the #EWG revealed 16 hormone-altering cosmetics chemicals in their young test subjects. #safehealthyct

Phthalates are found in numerous cosmetics, often as a constituent ingredient of fragrances. #safehealthyct

New EPA rule will prevent thousands of premature deaths, create thousands of permanent jobs. The econ and env both win. #safehealthyct

New EPA rule will reduce mercury, chromium, arsenic, dioxin and acid gases from our air. Thank you EPA! #safehealthyct

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About the Coalition:

Mission:
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

Our Tweets

  • RT @SaferChemicals: If the administration wants improvements in chemical security to be part of its legacy, it has no time to waste.... 4 days ago
  • RT @NRDC: Streams & wetlands are essential for clean #beaches. Support EPA's #CleanWater Protection rule & swim safer!... 4 days ago
  • Kevin Hunt: Are These Chemicals In Your Deodorant, Shampoo, Soap Or Cosmetics? Thanks @Courant for getting the word out!... 4 days ago
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