States are leading the way to safer chemicals

32 states are considering 211 policies to protect people from toxic chemicals. 196 state policies have been adopted in 35 states.

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Steering the nation towards a healthier future.

For over a decade, Safer States has united state advocacy groups to pass common-sense policies that keep harmful chemicals out of our food, water, and air. Together, we are building a future in which everyone can count on safe products, clean water and healthy communities.

State Legislatures Take the Lead on Turning off Tap on Toxic Chemicals

February 05, 2020

At least 29 states will consider more than 180 policies to require companies to disclose what is in their products as well as limit exposures to toxic chemicals. These policies include bans on PFAS in food packaging and firefighting foam as well as bans on toxic flame retardants in electronics.

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