“Green Advice on Flame Retardants Promises to Prove Deadly,” by Angela Logomasini.
For the past few years, newspapers have featured stories on the allegedly dire risks of flame retardants, and environmental activists are pushing for government bans and regulations. Keep the kids off those “toxic couches” they say, if you care at all about them. Never mind the fact that these trace chemicals in the foam have never been shown to hurt anyone. But when they are not there, life threatening fires move quickly! Read the full article on IWF’s Inwell Blog.