Today, Senators Frank Lautenberg (D-NJ) and David Vitter (R-LA) jointly introduced the Chemical Safety Improvement Act.
Ad Campaign asks Industry Leaders to “Mind the Store”
Jennifer Beals, star of “The L-Word,” and “Flashdance,” and one of People magazine’s most beautiful people of 2011 met this week with leaders on Capitol Hill.
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Retailers have market power to protect customers say health leaders
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Much-Needed Legislation Would Protect Americans from Unsafe Chemicals
Broader Reforms Needed to Make People Safe
Safer Chemicals, Healthy Families Lauds President’s Choice
New report, Breast Cancer and the Environment, echoes the President’s Cancer Panel of 2011 in finding that federal efforts are overly-focused on finding a cure and focus too little on prevention, including intelligent regulation of substances known to cause cancer.
Group Urges CEO to ‘Cut off Supply Chain for Chlorinated Tris in Toxic Couches’.
A new peer-reviewed study released today tested over 100 couch samples from across the U.S. and found that 85% contained toxic or untested flame retardant chemicals. This includes 41% of the couches testing positive for the cancer-causing chlorinated Tris, which was banned from children’s pajamas decades ago.