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Whether it’s tracking toxic chemicals in drinking water or uncovering new mechanisms by which chemicals trigger breast cancer, we publish updates about our work throughout the year.

Here, you’ll find the latest news about our research and our impact. For detailed news about individual projects, please explore Our Science.

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Recent News

New analysis calls into question effectiveness of fire safety regulations that lead to the use of hazardous chemicals in furniture.

Switching to flame retardant free foam pit cubes reduces exposures without compromising fire safety

Analysis shows Hispanic communities are disproportionately exposed

Analysis shows association between Oral-B Glide dental floss and higher exposures

Study reveals efforts to address widespread PFAS contamination affecting millions of Americans

NIH-funded project will focus on effects of PFASs from firefighting foams on children’s immune systems

Innovative study is at the forefront of environmental health research, with scientists using cutting-edge tools to sift through vast amounts of exposure data and hone in on the real chemical culprits.

Boston Public Radio co-hosts will lead a lively and engaging discussion, featuring a panel of leading experts in the field.