Opinions: Toxic chemicals in everyday products

Article in New York Times outlines the issue of exposure to toxic chemicals from common products and the consequences for human health

Toxic chemicals in recycled materials

NGOs urge European Commission to ban recycling of materials containing toxic flame retardant DecaBDE, a chemical previously found in recycled plastic FCMs

EPA identifies alternatives for flame retardants

EPA publishes reports on alternatives for the brominated flame retardants HBCD and pentaBDE

Brominated flame retardants in European food contact materials

Black thermocups and kitchen utensils contaminated with brominated flame retardants from illicit recycling practices