Monthly Archives: June 2009

The Dirty Secrets about e-Waste Dumping Exposed in PBS Documentary

If you missed the PBS Frontline Documentary “Digital Dumping Ground,” it’s not too late to view this eye-opening 20 minute documentary. The video documents the rampant dumping of toxic electronic waste (e-waste) in developing countries and the ensuing public and environmental health issues that arise from these totally unregulated and unsafe recycling practices. So, if [...]

Our Kitchenware, Ourselves

Recently, CEH was asked for our take on safer materials for cookware and other kitchen items. To respond, we compiled information from a wide range of sources– but as with many consumer products, we found that for the most part, there have been few or no independent studies on most types of kitchenware, and even [...]