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Massachusetts State Senate Bans Flame Retardants

Massachusetts State Senate Bans Flame Retardants

Massachusetts state senate passed a bill last Thursday to banĀ 11 toxic flame retardants from children’s products, bedding, and residential upholstered furniture sold or manufactured in the Commonwealth. Since 1975, manufacturers have added chemical flame retardants to a wide array of household items. Flame retardants are commonly found in products with polyurethane foam, such as sofas,…

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