Toxic Chemicals Found in Everyday Baby Products:

Monday, May 16, 2011 General News
Email Print This Page Comment
Font : A-A+

New Study Published in Environmental Science & Technology  Reveals Toxic Chemicals in Car Seats, Strollers, Breast Feeding Pillows, etc. Linked to Developmental Delays, Lowered IQ,

Infertility and Cancer

News Teleconference Call

Wednesday, May 18th, 10am pacific, Noon central, 1pm eastern

Dial-in number: We have a limited

number of lines available for reporters for this call, to reserve a line, please contact Stephenie Hendricks: 415-258-9151, stephdh@earthlink.net

Guest Panelists:

Arlene Blum, PhD, Executive Director with Green Science Policy Institute, study co-author, chemist, and expert on halogenated flame retardant chemicals

Kathleen Curtis, LPN, Coordinator, Alliance for Toxic-Free Fire Safety, expert on chemicals and environmental health for policy in states, U.S. federal government and international treaties

Sarah Janssen, MD, MPH, PhD Assistant Professor UCSF Medical School, Senior Scientist with Natural Resources Defense Council, researcher on environmental health and health effects from chemical exposure

Ana Mascarenas, Physicians for Social Responsibility – Los Angeles, expert on why a single California regulation is to blame, how flame retardant industry impacts communities of color.

Bobbi Chase Wilding, Clean New York, study volunteer whose products were tested, mom of infant and kindergartener, and environmental health advocate

/PRNewswire/ -- May 16/

SOURCE Alliance for Toxic Free Fire Safety



Post your Comments

Comments should be on the topic and should not be abusive. The editorial team reserves the right to review and moderate the comments posted on the site.
* Your comment can be maximum of 2500 characters
I agree to the terms and conditions

News A - Z

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

News Search

Medindia Newsletters

Subscribe to our Free Newsletters!

Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy.

Press Release Category

Press Release Archive

Stay Connected

  • Available on the Android Market
  • Available on the App Store

Facebook