Greening Our Children

Guest blogger: Suzanne Roberts, Westport Showroom Manager When we were invited to participate in the Mount Sinai Children’s Environmental Health Center “Greening Our Children” luncheon, we were immediately struck by the similarities of our missions:  theirs, to discover the causes of childhood diseases induced by the environment and ours, to assist in cleaning up the environment surrounding those kids, especially …

Flame Barrier, Toxin Carrier

Guest Blogger: Michael Earnheart, Rhode Island Showroom Manager A new study from the University of Central Lancashire in Great Britain has pointed to chemical flame-retardants are the number one cause of fire deaths. However, not due to reasons you may think. Dr. Anna Stec, a Lecturer in Chemistry and Fire Science at the department of Forensic & Investigative Sciences at …