The Mattress Still Matters:
Clean and Healthy New York and the Ecology Center partnered to analyze 227 and test 13 crib mattresses from 37 different companies. Read the release here.
New York Bans 'Forever Chemical' from Food Packaging:
A bill to prohibit the use of PFAS substances from food packaging has passed in the New York State legislature. Read more here.
New York Closes the Hazardous Waste Loophole:
Both houses of the legislature have passed a bill designating fracking waste as hazardous. Read more here.
Black Lives Matter:
Read our statement of solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement.
Taking action to prevent harm: Read our blog post about how CHNY is moving forward during the Covid-19 pandemic.
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Clean and Healthy New York works to get toxic chemicals out of daily life, by changing laws, shifting the market-place, and helping people make change in their homes, businesses, and child care settings.
It's time to prevent diseases like asthma, cancer, infertility, and learning and developmental disabilities by ending the use of chemicals that can cause them.