Be Careful Where You Shop Holiday Buyers Beware: 9 Retailers Who Got an ‘F’ Rating for Failing to Take Action on Dangerous Chemicals in Consumer Products

“Children in America today are at an unacceptably high risk of developing neurodevelopmental disorders that affect the brain and nervous system, including autism, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, intellectual disabilities, and other learning and behavioral disabilities,” read the statement, which was endorsed by over a dozen national and international health organizations, including the American Nurses Association, the Child Neurology Society and the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners.

The health professionals made a firm recommendation: “To help reduce the unacceptably high prevalence of neurodevelopmental disorders in our children, we must eliminate or significantly reduce exposures to chemicals that contribute to these conditions. … We call on businesses to eliminate neuro­developmental toxicants from their supply chains and products.”

via Be Careful Where You Shop – Wolfessblog — Guillotine mediocrity in all its forms!

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