Taking Our Flame Retardant Message To China
Our Science Director traveled to China for a conference on flame retardants. Here's what she learned.
Scientists Say Ditch Non-Stick and Waterproof Chemicals
While they might keep our pizza fresh, our bodies dry, and our carpets free of stains, scientists say chemicals called PFCs have put consumers’ health in a sticky situation.
A Deep Breath Of Toxic Flame Retardants
Breathing. It’s something we do on average between 17,000 and 23,000 times a day. Now I know each breath I take contains toxic flame retardants.
I Was Right! It IS My Metabolism
Researchers suspect certain toxic chemicals found in our homes could be contributing to obesity and insulin resistance.
A Millenial's Reflections on Interfaith Advocacy Day
Given everything I already worry about as I try to make my way in the world, it’s all too much to question the products I come into contact with every day.
Over 6,500 Reports Of Chemicals In Children's Products Filed With Washington State
Hazardous Chemicals Found In Car Seats (6/4/15)
Bipartisan Bill Banning Toxic Flame Retardants Overwhelmingly Passes Washington State House (3/5/15)
New State Report Recommends Banning Toxic Flame Retardants (1/29/15)
Major Furniture Retailers To Phase Out Toxic Flame Retardants (1/23/15)
Gov. Inslee Issues Draft Fish Consumption Rule on First Day of Session (1/13/15)
Listen: We Talk Toxic Flame Retardants On KEXP (12/18/14)