CONTENTS EdEvidence Newsletter

June 2008

Toxic Chemicals & Safer Products in the News

Featured stories for June include articles on how a changing regulatory landscape for chemicals is affecting US businesses, forcing industries to find new ways to produce a wide range of everyday products. There's also a report that children's health is being put at risk once again by a number of cribs and changing tables containing unhealthy levels of formaldehyde, which is considered a probable carcinogen by the EPA. And California's attorney-general has accused several manufacturers and retailers of "wholesome" products of failing to warn consumers of a potentially cancer-causing chemical in their soaps. Read these and related stories here.