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.
WTC Asks State To Investigate Possible Violations Of Cadmium, Phthalate Standards For Kids' Products
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)