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Eliminating Toxic Chemicals from the Child Care Setting (Presentation in Spanish)

CHE-Alaska recording: Wednesday 22nd, 2020 We recently recorded a presentation entitled Eliminating Toxic Chemicals from the Child Care Setting in Spanish. The speaker, Samarys Seguinot Medina, Dr.PH. is the Environmental Health Program Director at Alaska Community Action on Toxics. The presentation discusses the growing body of science linking exposure to flame retardants (and other chemicals) in

Podcast Available: Threats to Drinking Water and Public Health in Alaska: The Scope of the PFAS Problem, Consequences of Regulatory Inaction, and Recommendations

CHE-Alaska Teleconference: Recorded October 16, 2019 Listen to the Podcast On this call, ACAT staff discussed key  findings and recommendations of our new report, detailing how decades of use of PFAS-containing firefighting foams has contaminated water in Alaska. As of September 2019, more than 100 individual PFAS source areas had been identified at nearly 30