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Senator Howe: chief author on toxic flame retardant ban

Senator Howe: chief author on toxic flame retardant ban

Senator Howe is the chief author of S.F. 321, a bill that bans the use of toxic flame retardants on certain products.

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Rep. Howe: chief author of flame retardant restriction bill

Rep. Howe: chief author of flame retardant restriction bill

Rep. Howe is chief author on HF1627 which expands the restrictions on toxic flame retardants in furniture and children’s products.

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Representative Howe is chief author of HF 3131 banning six toxic flame retardants

Representative Howe is chief author of HF 3131 banning six toxic flame retardants

Representative Howe is chief author of HF 3131 which bans six toxic flame retardants from use in furniture and children’s products.Continue reading

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Scaled back flame retardant bill moves forward in the House

Scaled back flame retardant bill moves forward in the House

House committee has approved a bill that would ban four types of flame-retardant chemicals.
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Representative Howe chief author of HF 1100 banning toxic flame retardants in furniture, mattresses & children’s products.

Representative Jeff Howe is the author of H.F. 1100 which bans ten toxic flame retardant chemicals in upholstered furniture, mattresses and children’s products.
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Local Bill Seeks To Protect Firefighters From Chemicals Linked To Cancer

Local Bill Seeks To Protect Firefighters From Chemicals Linked To Cancer

A bill to better protect Minnesota’s firefighters from an invisible danger has been introduced at the state Capitol. The proposal would ban cancer-causing chemicals from furniture and children’s products.Continue reading

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