You may not have noticed yet but there’s an epic battle about to break wide open and onto the floors of Congress regarding our nation’s chemical safety policies. The chemical industry would like to preserve as much of the status quo as possible, with few restrictions on how they produce and distribute chemicals. The nation’s […]
Launched in 2009, the Safer Chemicals, Healthy Families coalition runs the national campaign to protect public health from toxic chemicals in everyday products. If you or anyone you know is interested in interning with us we’d love to hear from you! Check out our internships.
Playgrounds should be fun AND relatively safe places for kids and adults to enjoy [iframe src=”http://giphy.com/embed/SwPqnGe5xJst2?html5=true” width=”480″ height=”269″ frameBorder=”0″ webkitAllowFullScreen mozallowfullscreen allowFullScreen></iframe] We recently blogged about concerns surrounding artificial turfs (with Gifs!), and a particular type of artificial turf has raised quite a few concerns- crumb rubber. Developed in the mid-1960s, synthetic turfs began popping […]