Back-to-School Guide to PVC-Free School Supplies

Green Purchasing

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Would you like flame retardants with that couch?

For consumers worried about the potential health hazards of upholstered foam furniture treated with ...

Group finds higher levels of PCBs in Malibu schools.

The most contaminated classroom in the nation could be in Malibu due to highly toxic chemicals found ...

Putting coal ash at the airport still on the table.

Charlotte city officials and Duke Energy are still trying to figure our where to put millions of ton ...

Autism linked primarily to common gene variants.

The main cause of autism disorders isn't environmental influences or DNA mutations but the inheritan ...

Be Safe

Precautionary Action Prevents Harm

The precautionary approach looks at how we can prevent harm from environmental hazards. It is a “better safe than sorry” practice motivated by caution and prevention. Why ask “what level of harm is acceptable?” when we can prevent pollution and environmental destruction before it happens. The Center for Health, Environment & Justice’s BE SAFE campaign is a nationwide initiative to build support for the precautionary approach. [Read more]

July 8, 2014 Keep America Energy Independent - These are my arguments for the direction our co... [Link]
July 6, 2014 Germany Wants To Ban Fracking - Germany is seeking a ban on shale gas and oil drilling... [Link]
July 2, 2014 Groups Demand Ohio Injection Well Be Closed - Concerned Citizens Ohio and CHEJ co... [Link]