Good news! Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson has filed a lawsuit against the chemical company Monsanto over now-banned PCBs. Evidence shows the company knew the chemicals were harmful for decades yet continued to produce them and market them for paint, sealants, and other industrial uses. PCBs pollute many Washington waterways, including Puget Sound and the Columbia River. ... See MoreSee Less
Washington on Thursday became the first U.S. state to sue the agrochemical giant Monsanto over pervasive pollution from PCBs, the toxic industrial chemicals that have accumulated in plants, fish and p...
Wow. Donald Trump's pick to head the US EPA has no interest in environmental protection. We will stand against any attempts to roll back environmental and health protections in DC. We'll also keep fighting for strong state laws and regulations to keep Washington state moving forward. The federal government is in for a rough ride. Making progress at home is critical! ... See MoreSee Less
WATCH what happens when a reporter stops using cosmetics containing harmful chemicals. It's probably not surprising that levels of harmful chemicals in her body go down. What are using on your face? ... See MoreSee Less
New study finds many baby teethers - products babies put in their mouths - contained toxic chemicals. Even those labeled labeled "non-toxic" or "BPA-free" contained chemicals. The study's authors recommend parents use frozen bagels, carrots, or washcloths. ... See MoreSee Less
Macklemore doesn't want the Pacific Northwest polluted with toxic PFCs (water resistant chemicals) and neither do we! Columbia Sportswear has developed a new rain jacket made without the harmful chemicals. Provides hope for those of us in the Pacific Northwest where a rain coat is basically our uniform! ... See MoreSee Less
The OutDry Extreme ECO Jacket is the most environmentally responsible performance jacket Columbia has ever made. We’ll let Macklemore do the talking.
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