Tag: TB117-2013

How Flame Retardant are American Breasts?

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Unfortunately, a lot more than European women’s. Hopefully that will change soon.

How flame retardants go from foam to you. Courtesy: Green Science Policy Institute.
How flame retardants go from foam to you. Courtesy: Green Science Policy Institute.

The story of toxic flame retardants is soaked in good intentions gone wrong. Thankfully, though, a “big deal” California regulation just kicked in and flame retardant chemicals will slowly be eliminated from U.S. consumer foam products.

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