Be inspired by our 2017 award winners and our progress getting toxic chemicals out of food, drinking water, and household products, and hear how we’re helping advance the biobased manufacturing industry in Maine, to help keep families healthy with safer products and good-paying jobs.
As we wrap up our fifteenth year, we remain dedicated to the children and families of our home state of Maine while also expanding our reach nationwide. We’re moving people and partners to work for what’s good for everyone: health, jobs, and justice. Thanks to your support, we get it done.
By decisive bipartisan votes that overrode the Governor's harmful vetoes, Maine Legislators prioritized the health and safety of Maine children, families, and firefighters--and established a precedent-setting standard for the nation.
Toxic chemicals were discovered in individual packets of cheese powder from several companies’ macaroni and cheese products. We're calling on market leader The Kraft Heinz Company to lead industry-wide change by eliminating sources of these industrial chemicals in its cheese products.
Trump’s Environmental Protection Agency has issued dramatically weakened chemical safety rules. And so we've joined two lawsuits challenging the Trump EPA.