Watch CEH in HBO’s “Toxic Hot Seat”
Toxic Hot Seat, an HBO film by James Redford and Kirby Walker, tells the story of the ineffective and toxic chemical flame retardants that lurk in everything from our furniture to our children’s nap mats. CEH’s work and Executive Director Michael Green are featured in the film.
Take a peek at the trailer!
(Or see the longer preview here)
Watch Michael Green in scenes from the film:
Want to learn more about chemical flame retardants?
- Breaking News! Read Nicholas Kristof’s New York Times column about CEH’s work to end health threats from flame retardants and the history told in the film Toxic Hot Seat.
- Check out our latest report on toxic chemical flame retardants in children’s furniture.
- See how we’re eliminating toxic chemical flame retardants from your household.
Protect Your Family
- Get your couch tested for toxic flame retardants. Follow these instructions and CEH will tell you if your couch contains flame retardant chemicals.
- See our Tips to Reduce Your Family’s Exposure to Toxic Flame Retardants.
- Tell Toys “R” Us: We Want Flame Retardant-Free Children’s Products
- Urge Furniture Makers: Do the Right Thing and Stop the Use of Harmful Flame Retardants Now!
- To protect us from flame retardants and the many other harmful chemicals found in the products we use everyday, we need real chemical safety rules. Write to your senators today and urge them to work with CEH to strengthen the Chemical Safety Improvement Act.
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