Toxic Chemicals

Many products contain ingredients with adverse health effects. Companies are legally able to sell products with ingredients banned in other countries, because of uneven regulation. Cooperation between companies and civil society is needed to move health and safety forwards on a global scale.



Stories


Sterilized Workers Seek to Collect Damages Against Dow Chemical in France

PARIS - Decades ago, banana plantations around Central America sprayed a powerful pesticide with ...

2 months, 2 weeks

EPA won't bank pesticide linked to harm in children

July 19, 2019 -- Even though the pesticide chlorpyrifos has been linked to brain harm in children...

4 months, 3 weeks

Bayer to invest €5bn in alternative weedkillers

German pharma and chemicals giant Bayer is pumping €5bn into developing new weedkillers as part o...

5 months, 3 weeks

There Is Too Much Stuff

Read: "We are all accumulating mountains of things" Over that same period of time, Amazon's succe...

6 months, 2 weeks

Vale posts $1.6bn loss following deadly dam disaster

Brazil's Vale, the world's biggest producer of steelmaking ingredient iron ore, posted a $1.6bn l...

7 months

Petitions


CVS Health Corpor...
Skip the Slip

Every year, US receipt production consumes over 3 million trees and 9 billion gallons of water. This emits 4 billion pounds of CO2 and generates 302 m

$19.3 million supporting

Carter's, Inc.
Eliminate Toxic Textiles

As you read through this, there is a good chance that you’re wearing clothes. And even if you aren’t right now, you probably will later. And while our

$401,282 supporting

VALE S.A.
Dam Collapse and Climate and Environment Change

Vale has a lot of Dam Damaged in Brazil thats can collapse and chance the entire climate and ecological system of the surround areas.

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