Most Americans believe that our government is able to prevent companies from selling dangerous products. That should be true but sadly it is not. So while we work towards the day where we have a government that will protect our families and our rights, we need to become Do-It-Ourselves chemical policy reformers. When we choose safer products we are sending a signal to the marketplace for what we want our country to become.
- Which lipsticks have lead and which don’t?
- What cell phones emit higher levels of radiation?
- What infant care seat is made of safer materials?
The answers to these questions can be found on the Workgroup for Safer Markets website.
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From union made beer to union made batteries, this website provides a national guide to union made consumer products and local guides to much more in Los Angeles and San Francisco.