More than 30 years of health studies have led to a growing consensus that chemicals are playing a role in the incidence and prevalence of many diseases and disorders in the United States.
TSCA has been untouched and unchanged – until now. While an updated TSCA could yield incredibly beneficial health and safety advantages, the proposed legislation as written is actually an irreversible rollback – not reform.
Eating one meal of sport fish or game will likely not make people sick. However, consuming game and fish not sold in markets may have long-term health effects. So should sportsmen (and women) worry about toxic chemicals?
BPA is linked to many health risks. Manufacturers don’t need to disclose whether or not their product contains BPA—leaving consumers in the dark.
Watch our wacky cartoon spoof of the toxic chemicals lobby, created to galvanize support for Safer Chemicals’ Legislative campaign.
Molly Jones Grey: Thank you! Narrator: Molly Joes Grey works hard to make sure her toddler, Paxton, has a safe and healthy home. Molly: You can’t tell a baby what is a food and what is not a food, what’s a toy and what’s not a toy, because everything is a food, everything is a […]
The ability to create a child is one cherished by parents, and we must ensure that young boys have the opportunity to have a child in the future if they so choose. The health and safety of young boys, our future fathers, is a paramount concern for all families.
Luckily, there are steps that pregnant women can take to avoid consuming more of these toxics than necessary.
Nutritionists advise a plate of food to resemble a rainbow, with fruits and vegetables of different colors filling the plate and stomach. In recent decades, artificial dyes have given the illusion of this being achieved.
Environmental chemicals are wreaking havoc to last a lifetime February 16, 2015/ensia.com — The numbers are startling. According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, about 1.8 million more children in the U.S. were diagnosed with developmental disabilities between 2006 and 2008 than a decade earlier. During this time, the prevalence of autism […]
A new study finds expecting mothers who were exposed to a flame retardant chemical may have been more likely to have a premature birth.