Policy

Food Safety Laws

U.S. laws on food and beverage packaging and production materials don’t protect our health or the environment from hazardous chemicals.Read...

Air Pollution and Breast Cancer

Air pollutants come from both traffic and non-traffic sources such as gas wells, hazardous waste sites, landfills, and polyvinyl chloride...

Toxic-Free Medical Devices: California AB 2300

The California Toxic-Free Medical Devices Act (AB 2300 - Wilson) would ban Di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (DEHP) in IV bags and tubing. Read...

Ending Forever Chemicals Act: California SB 903

The California Ending Forever Chemicals Act (SB 903) introduced by Senator Nancy Skinner (D- Berkeley) would ban the use of toxic PFAS ‘forever’ chemicals...

California PFAS-Free Cosmetics Act (AB 2771-Friedman)

The PFAS-Free Cosmetic Act (AB 2771-Friedman) bans personal care and beauty products (collectively referred to as "cosmetics”) containing any (known as...

Food Safety Loophole Allows Secret Toxic Chemicals in Our Food

The Generally Recognized As Safe, or GRAS, provision, which permits common chemicals to by-pass FDA safety reviews, has become the...

Ban PFAS in Textiles (CA AB1817-Ting)

The California Safer Clothes and Textiles Act (AB 1817) would make clothing and textiles safer for all of us by...

Cosmetic Fragrance and Flavor Ingredient Right to Know Act

The Cosmetic Fragrance and Flavor Ingredient Right to Know Act would require the disclosure of the secret, unlabeled, and often...

Cosmetic Safety for Communities of Color and Professional Salon Workers Act

The Cosmetic Safety for Communities of Color and Professional Salon Workers Act of 2021 (Rep. Jan Schakowsky (D-IL)) would create...

Cosmetic Supply Chain Transparency Act

The Cosmetic Supply Chain Transparency Act (Rep. Schakowsky (D-IL)) would force supply chain transparency so that cosmetic companies can get...

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