The Workgroup for Safe Markets
We are a national collaborative of groups working to shift the market away from hazardous chemicals and toward safer chemicals and products. Together, we can protect our families and create a healthier, cleaner economy that works for all. On this website, you'll learn:
Toxic Chemicals Found in Babies "R" Us Products. Read the product testing results from the Getting Ready for Baby campaign here.
Target Expands List of Chemicals It Wants Out of Consumer Goods. Read the article in Bloomberg Business.
Safer substitutes show growth potential. Read the article about how ‘green chemistry’ is projected to grow from $11 billion in 2015 to nearly $100 billion by 2020.
Read about how Hidden Toxins Contaminate Black Homes in this article in BlackPressUSA with comments from Campaign for Healthier Solutions Coordinator Jose Bravo.
The end is near for phthalate plasticizers. Read the blog from Healthy Building Network on how the market for toxic plasticizers in building materials is closing.