Very exciting news! “Consumer demand for safer products drives fastest-growing market segment” Yes, the cosmetics game is changing! 321 Companies have passed all of the Compact for Safe Cosmetics compliance requirements and 111 are in process! Here is a list of the champions. http://safecosmetics.org/downloads/MarketShiftCompanies.pdf The Environmental Working group, a founding member of the campaign, celebrates the … Continue reading
Iceland wins again! World Economic Forum’s 6th annual Global Gender Gap Report is out and Iceland is number 1 for the third year in a row. It is one of the first countries to give women the right to vote in 1915. Iceland currently has 43% female parliament members and has had a female head … Continue reading
Everyone who has ever used a cosmetic product should know about the Campaign for Safe Cosmetics and it’s ever growing effect on the beauty industry. How do we love thee Stacy Malkan and all those working for the Safe Cosmetics Campaign! The front liners of this product safety revolution are fierce and … Continue reading
Take 2 minutes. You and your loved ones are worth it! Chemistry for Change: Call on Congress to Support the Endocrine Disruption Prevention Act | Our Bodies Our Blog.
Democracy NOW! speaks with Jane Houlihan, vice president for research at the Environmental Working Group and the creator of Skin Deep, an online cosmetics safety database. The database provides safety ratings for more than 62,000 products on the market and receives about one million hits per month. http://www.cosmeticsdatabase.com
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Read about the findings of two new research studies. Baby brains damaged by in-utero pollution exposure | MNN – Mother Nature Network.
“Many organizations in the Safer Chemicals, Healthy Families coalition have developed incredible resources to help you live a more healthy, non-toxic life. Here’s a round-up of a few guides worth checking out for tips, expert advice, and even recipes for good food and green cleaners!” Non-Toxic Tips: Our Greatest Hits.