June 26 — Furniture Flammability and Flame Retardants Hearing in Sacramento

Join PSR-LA and Californians for Toxic-Free Fire Safety — a unique coalition of health advocates, firefighters, scientists, businesses and manufacturers, environmentalists, and fire safety experts– at this June 26th informational hearing on furniture flammability and flame retardants, held by the California Assembly Committee on Environmental Safety and Toxic Materials.

“An examination of the effectiveness of California’s furniture flammability standards and of the environmental and human health impacts of flame retardant chemicals”

Date: Tuesday, June 26, 2012
Time: 1:30 pm
Location: Room 444 (tentative) of the CA State Capitol

Learn more about the  California Assembly Committee on Environmental Safety and Toxic Materials, chaired by Assembly Member Bob Weickowscki

Contact Ana Mascareñas, amascarenas@psr-la.org, (213) 689-9170 if you plan on attending this hearing and would like to learn more about the health and environmental impacts of chemicals marketed as flame retardants.

Can’t make it to Sacramento? Visit CalChannel to see live video of the hearing.

 

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