— String lights and beaded garlands have been hazards for multiple years – A new research study finds that top retailers of holiday decor continue to sell some seasonal decorations and other products that contain hazardous chemicals. Researchers found that 2/3 of these products have one or more hazardous chemicals that have been linked to […]
– Unsafe chemicals can result in fines, product recalls and damage to brands – A new report finds companies that do not actively manage their use of chemicals can face millions in fines and recall costs. By contrast companies that actively manage their use of hazardous chemicals reduce risk, avoid harm to their brand, and […]
As retailers increasingly respond to public demand to sell products that contain fewer toxic chemicals, a group of corporate and NGO leaders today released a new tool to establish common benchmarks intended to inform and hasten market movement toward safer chemicals. The tool, called the Chemical Footprint Project (CFP) will enable purchasers, such as retailers, […]
As many of us are getting ready for our big Thanksgiving holiday meals, dangerous chemicals may be lurking in our favorite Thanksgiving dishes.