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Stories by Jane Kay

California Proposes New Regulations on Chemicals in Consumer Products

Driven by revelations of lead in children’s toys, hormone-mimicking chemicals in plastic baby bottles and controversial flame-retardants in furniture, state environmental officials drafted a set of rules aimed at products with chemicals that have been linked to illness or abnormal development

June 24, 2010 — Jane Kay and Environmental Health News
What to Do about Endocrine Disruptors? A Q&A with Linda Birnbaum

What to Do about Endocrine Disruptors? A Q&A with Linda Birnbaum

The new head of the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences and the National Toxicology Program is attempting to uncover what role chemicals and contaminants may play in human health

November 20, 2009 — Jane Kay and Environmental Health News