The Alliance for a Healthy Tomorrow is working on multiple fronts to create laws, regulations and corporate policies that prevent harm to society’s health from toxic chemicals.
AHT has endorsed 7 bills all of which would advance the public health of the Commonwealth by disclosing important chemical information to the public in consumer products and dry cleaning solvents. Read more>>
The Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) is the primary US law governing toxic chemical production and use; It has not been updated since 1976. AHT has partnered with Safer Chemicals, Healthy Families to ensure TSCA is reformed. Read more>>
AHT has partnered with Safer Chemicals, Healthy Families on the Mind the Store Campaign, to urge the nation’s top ten retailers to get toxic chemicals out of their stores. Read more >>
The Campaign is dedicated to educating consumers about the dangers of toxic chemicals in personal care products, and advocating for the elimination of toxic chemicals from products. Read more >>
AHT and allies are working to reduce the use of and exposure to toxic flame retardants because of their health threats, such as causing cancer, in children's products and other consumer products. Read more>>
Toxics Use Reduction Act (TURA)
TURA is a Massachusetts law that was enacted in 1989 and amended in 2006; it was a groundbreaking step that made Massachusetts a leader on toxics use reduction. AHT works to support the ongoing effective implementation of the TURA program. Read more>>