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California Assembly approves Toxic-Free Cosmetics Act in historic bipartisan vote

June 11, 2020 SACRAMENTO — Today, the California Assembly unanimously passed the Toxic-Free Cosmetics Act, A.B. 2762.Read More

Coronavirus and Breast Cancer Prevention

Tips, resources, and diy recipes to help you stay healthy and slow the spread of COVID-19. Read More

Big win for public health: Johnson & Johnson to stop selling iconic baby powder in the U.S. & Canada due to asbestos contamination, but more needed

MAY 21, 2020 J&J’s surprise move came in response to both a decline in sales and growing consumer outrage over...

New Federal Bill Will Be the First in the Nation to Ensure That Beauty and Personal Care Products Are Safe for All

Representative Jan Schakowsky (D-IL) introduced a landmark bill today—the Safe Cosmetics and Personal Care Products Act of 2019—the only federal...

Right to Know: Exposing Toxic Fragrance Chemicals Report

Our landmark report exposes harmful fragrance chemicals linked to cancer, birth defects, endocrine disruption and other adverse health effects in...

Fragrance

Fragrance or 'parfum' is any of the approximately 4,000 chemicals used by the fragrance industry to formulate scents for use in...

Safer Salons

The California Professional Cosmetics Labeling Requirements Act (AB 2775) co-sponsored by BCPP requires an ingredients list on professional cosmetic product...

State of the Evidence 2017

Read our Executive Summary or full report to examine the expanding, compelling data linking radiation and chemicals in our environment...

Secret Fragrance Chemicals

Fragrance suppliers have enjoyed special protections for decades, which allow fragrance ingredients in personal care products to be kept secret...

Food Packaging

Our regulatory systems governing the use of chemicals in food packaging fall far short of ensuring that these chemicals are...

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California Assembly approves Toxic-Free Cosmetics Act in historic bipartisan vote

June 11, 2020 SACRAMENTO — Today, the California Assembly unanimously passed the Toxic-Free Cosmetics Act, A.B. 2762.Read More

We Can Do Better. We Will Do Better.

Last week, BCPP stood in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement and paused to make space for Black voices....

Coronavirus and Breast Cancer Prevention

Tips, resources, and diy recipes to help you stay healthy and slow the spread of COVID-19. Read More

BCPP Stands with Black Lives Matter

Today and every day, we at BCPP stand in solidarity against racism. The black community faces the highest risk of...

Groups sue FDA over rocket fuel chemical in dry foods

In 2014, BCPP joined an official Food Additive Petition, brought by Natural Resources Defense Council and 6 other NGOs, to...

Groups Sue to Force FDA to Ban Toxic Chemical in Food Packaging

October 29, 2019 WASHINGTON– Several environmental and public-health advocacy groups filed a lawsuit today asking a federal court in New...

Big win for public health: Johnson & Johnson to stop selling iconic baby powder in the U.S. & Canada due to asbestos contamination, but more needed

MAY 21, 2020 J&J’s surprise move came in response to both a decline in sales and growing consumer outrage over...

Affected Communities Urge the Environmental Protection Agency to End the Free Pass It Is Giving Polluters

April 29, 2020 WASHINGTON - More than 150 affected communities, environmental justice organizations and other groups are calling on the...

Important Message from our President & CEO: COVID-19

BCPP has been closely monitoring COVID-19 and the precautionary measures needed to keep our staff and our community safe. While...

Senator Allen Introduces Bill to Ban PFAS Forever Chemicals in Firefighting Foam in California

FEBRUARY 18, 2020 Today, Senator Allen introduced SB 1044 to ban the sale and use of dangerous chemicals found in...

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