About Us is based on research conducted by environmental health organizations and other researchers around the country. The Ecology Center created and leads its research and development. The Ecology Center is a Michigan-based nonprofit environmental organization that works at the local, state, and national levels for clean production, healthy communities, environmental justice, and a sustainable future.


Safer Chemicals, Healthy Families, a nationwide effort to pass smart federal policies that protect us from toxic chemicals. also works closely with state non-profit environmental organizations across the country. Click here to find a local organization in your state.

Special Thanks

The Ecology Center greatly appreciates the generous support of the following funders who make possible: The John Merck Fund and The Kresge Foundation.

See what's happening in the states below to protect kids from toxics in products:

Californians for a Healthy and Green Economy (CHANGE)
Center for Environmental Health

Coalition for a Safe and Healthy Connecticut

Alliance for a Clean and Healthy Maine

Alliance for a Healthy Tomorrow

Michigan Network for Children's Environmental Health

Healthy Legacy

New York
The JustGreen Partnership
Clean New York

Oregon Environmental Council

Washington State
Toxic-Free Legacy Coalition
Washington Toxics Coalition

Safer Chemicals, Healthy Families
Mom's Rising
U.S. Public Interest Research Group


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