April 01, 2020
Mark Ruffalo joined community members, advocates and decision makers on the ‘Why We Fight’ tour to call for swift and significant action on PFAS pollution in North Carolina.
March 24, 2020
Maryland General Assembly passed a bill to restrict the use of chemical flame retardants in furniture, children’s products and mattresses.
Guest Blog: Inslee signs nation-leading bill to end exemptions for biggest users of PFAS in firefighting foam
March 18, 2020
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.
January 14, 2020
Bill would provide initial steps to address the PFAS crisis
NDAA conference report fails to include PFAS clean-up measures; will end military use of PFAS firefighting foam
December 10, 2019
Congress passed PFAS provisions in the National Defense Authorization Act, but they fall short of the precedent set by states for protective policy.
October 22, 2019
Congress is considering provisions in the National Defense Authorization Act to protect citizens from toxic PFAS chemicals.
July 30, 2019
RSP’s mission is to inform and empower women, including young adults (ages 15-21) of African descent affected by diseases of the reproductive system.
June 25, 2019
Following the recent passage of state laws in Washington and Colorado that ban the sale of firefighting foams containing PFAS chemicals, Congress is now considering the issue as part of the military spending bill—the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).
June 20, 2019
Late on June 19th, Vermont Governor Phil Scott signed a law to help protect children from toxic chemicals