Report Links Children’s Health to Pesticide Exposure

Report Links Children's Health to Pesticide Exposure

Learning disabilities, childhood cancer and asthma are on the rise in the United States. And a new report from Pesticide Action Network (PAN) points to pesticides – with over 1 billion pounds applied on farms and homes annually – as a critical contributor to these health harms in children. The report, “A Generation in Jeopardy:… Read more »

Take Action to Get Dangerous Flame Retardant Chemicals Out of Homes

Take Action to Get Dangerous Flame Retardant Chemicals Out of Homes

We have devoted several blog posts to toxic flame retardant chemicals that are used in home furnishings. (Read more here and here). With a recently published series in the Chicago Tribune, it has been uncovered that flame retardant manufacturers have used deceptive lobbying techniques to ensure their products are required by law. Now we want… Read more »