States are leading the way to safer chemicals

33 states are considering 247 policies to protect people from toxic chemicals. 201 state policies have been adopted in 35 states.

Click on a green state to learn about policies to keep people safe from toxic chemicals that harm our health.

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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.

Environmental Justice Series: Viola (“Vi”) Waghiyi

May 12, 2020

Safer States believes that issues of environmental, economic and racial justice intersect at their core, and require combined solutions to get at root causes of these critical problems. 

Featured this month in our spotlight justice series:  excerpts from an interview with Vi Waghiyi of Alaska Community Action on Toxics (ACAT)

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