AkPIRG pressures big businesses to ban flame retardant chemicals.

Earlier this year, these chemicals were banned in Anchorage, but the rest of Alaska is still affected by big retailers who sell products containing flame retardant chemicals, which cause high rates of cancer in firefighters and consumers, and poor neurodevelopment in children.

Over 50 national and state consumer, public health, and environmental organizations are urging Best Buy to take action on toxic flame retardants.

Read our letter here >>