Now more than ever, people have to be their own advocate on health and safety until the Toxic’s Act is reviewed and updated. They should anyway no matter what. There are still 80,000 chemicals on the market today with only 200 regulated. This has to change. Thank you Senator Lautenberg for taking the helm in this matter. Read your labels on everything to ensure your body and home is healthy. Contact Eco Remedi for expert advice on healthy spaces. www.ecoremedi.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Press Release of Senator Lautenberg
Lautenberg Introduces “Safe Chemicals Act” to Protect Americans from Toxic Chemicals
Measure Will Require Safety Testing for Chemicals
Contact: Lautenberg Press Office (202) 224-3224
Thursday, April 15, 2010
WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Senator Frank R. Lautenberg (D-NJ) today announced legislation to overhaul the “Toxic Substances Control Act of 1976” (TSCA), an antiquated law that in its current state, leaves Americans at risk of exposure to toxic chemicals. Lautenberg, who chairs the Senate Subcommittee on Superfund, Toxics and Environmental Health, introduced the “Safe Chemicals Act of 2010” to protect the health of families and the environment. Continue reading