Orca mothers pass on their toxic load to their young through their milk, possible one of the reasons first born orcas do not have a high survival rate. We need bold actions for Puget Sound that include cleaning up toxic hotspots and preventing future pollution by tackling toxics at their source. #PollutionPrevention4PugetSound ... See MoreSee Less
Cashiers and customers shouldn't be exposed to hormone-disrupting BPA in receipts. There are alternatives! Seattle-area PCC Community Markets switched to receipts that don't contain BPA several years ago. Other retailers need to follow their lead! ... See MoreSee Less
Women of childbearing age shouldn’t have to worry that their jewelry may be tainted with chemicals that can cause lifelong health problems, including reproductive harm and birth defects. Our colleagues at Center for Environmental Health found adult jewelry at Ross, Nordstrom, and other leading retailers contain cadmium. ... See MoreSee Less
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jewelry with the toxic metal cadmium is showing up on the shelves of national retailers including Ross, Nordstrom Rack and Papaya, according to newly released test results. Analys...
What?! Flame retardants in your kitchen spatula? Yep, when plastic containing the chemicals is recycled into everyday products. Chemicals like flame retardants don't break down so they can stay in the system, including recycling, for long periods of time. Yet another reason to stop the use of harmful chemicals in consumer products! ... See MoreSee Less