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Los Angeles has a Big Hex Chrome Problem

Los Angeles has a Big Hex Chrome Problem

The Los Angeles area has been known for its eye-watering smog and air pollution since the 1950s. Although visible smog has waned in recent years ...
Director of Development

Director of Development

The Center for Environmental Health is seeking a Director of Development (“DoD”) to provide strategic leadership and staff management for its fundraising programs. This professional possesses ...
Cancer-Causing Chemical in the Air at Snow Globe Music Festival

Cancer-Causing Chemical in the Air at Snow Globe Music Festival

I haven’t been at a music festival in decades, but I still remember seeing the Jefferson Airplane when I was a high school senior. I ...
Dow: The Fox Guarding the Henhouse

Dow: The Fox Guarding the Henhouse

You’ve probably heard the old line about what happens when the fox gets the job of guarding the henhouse. Apparently, that phrase goes back to ...
Fossil Fuel Dependence Pollutes our Planet and our Bodies

Fossil Fuel Dependence Pollutes our Planet and our Bodies

By Michael Green, CEO of Center for Environmental Health As political leaders, entrepreneurs, activists, and scientists from around the world gather at the Global Climate ...
Don’t Let My Story Become Your Story: EPA Must Ban Asbestos Now

Don’t Let My Story Become Your Story: EPA Must Ban Asbestos Now

By Linda Reinstein, Guest Blog Like most Americans, I thought asbestos had been banned. Then my husband Alan was diagnosed with mesothelioma. As we searched ...
Protect your right to know what dangerous chemicals are in your products

Protect your right to know what dangerous chemicals are in your products

There’s a small yet powerful invention that Americans use every day, but most of us take it for granted: the label. It’s wonderful, when you ...
Toxic Flame Retardant Chemicals Have Gotta Go

Toxic Flame Retardant Chemicals Have Gotta Go

By Avinash Kar, NRDC; Alvaro Casanova, Center for Environmental Health; and Carroll Wills, California Professional Firefighters What if I told you that you have been ...
Right to Know Act- Dirty Chemicals in Our Cleaning Products

Right to Know Act- Dirty Chemicals in Our Cleaning Products

New Law Calls for Disclosure of All Hazardous Chemicals in Cleaning Products Cancer, asthma, and chemical burns should not have to be side effects of ...
The Atlantic Eats Up Big Pesticide’s Poison Dollars

The Atlantic Eats Up Big Pesticide’s Poison Dollars

On Thursday, The Atlantic is hosting a livestreamed event called “Harvest: Transforming the Food We Eat”. It looks to be a fascinating discussion of new ...
Another Trump Nominee with Close Ties to Industry

Another Trump Nominee with Close Ties to Industry

The day after the Consumer Product Safety Commission made a historic move to restrict on an entire class of toxic flame retardant chemicals, Trump nominated ...
Kids Deserve Toxic-Free Shoes!

Kids Deserve Toxic-Free Shoes!

I spent several weeks in August being entertained by my grand kids, aged 4, 3, and 11 months. They taught me all sorts of things, ...
The bogus EPA we’ll get from Trump’s Latest Pick

The bogus EPA we’ll get from Trump’s Latest Pick

Donald Trump has a knack for nominating officials who would undermine the very laws they’re supposed to uphold. His latest pick is Michael Dourson, a ...
Trump Threatens Our Drinking Water

Trump Threatens Our Drinking Water

One of the real luxuries of our time, that even our grandparents might remember differently, is going to the tap and getting a glass of ...

You’ll Never Believe What Maine Just Did!

Here’s a new day for our health Maine just accomplished what no other state in the U.S. has managed to do: ban the sale of new ...
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