TOXIC HOT SEAT follows a courageous group of firefighters and mothers, journalists and scientists, politicians and activists as they fight to expose a shadowy campaign of deception that left a toxic legacy in our homes and bodies – a campaign so cunning, it’s taken nearly 40 years to unravel.
….Literally pounds of these chemicals can be found in your average couch, and the chemicals have been linked to cancer and even learning and developmental disabilities in children…
The film is a must-see for anyone looking to gain insight into the connection between our physical health and the environment we live in.
…toxic flame retardant chemicals were forced out of infant pajamas because of their toxicity, but are still used in over 85% of the couches in our homes….
…is it safe for organizations to be finding alternatives and/or completely removing these “life saving” chemicals from our homes. Are the natural alternatives going to ‘give us that time to escape’ in the event of a house fire?