Posted on November 19, 2013 by Lynn Hasselberger
Despite being a carcinogen, the flame retardant Tris is still used in many other infant products, such as crib mattresses. Photo credit: Shutterstock
State and federal governments must institute new policies to protect the public from exposure to flame retardants.
~ Recent research report from Environment and Human Health, Inc. (EHHI).
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Posted on March 13, 2009 by Lynn Hasselberger
A friend alerted me to this Washington Post article by Lyndsey Layton:
More than half the baby shampoo, lotion and other infant care products analyzed by a health advocacy group were found to contain trace amounts of two chemicals that are believed to cause cancer, the organization said Continue reading
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