"EPA Proves Flameproof Mattresses Toxic"
After verifying the facts, a medical journal published this article. The
article is reprinted from "The American Chiropractor" magazine, a non-profit
medical journal. It appeared in the November 2006 issue pages 54-55. It
is mailed to about 40,000 Chiropractors across the United States.
To see a scanned version of how the article appeared in the magazine as a
"New federal standards, new health hazards -- How
you can protect your patients."
Again after verifying the facts another leading medical journal,
Chiropractic Economics, published this article in their March 30, 2007,
magazine. It is mailed to about 35,000 leading Chiropractors across the
country. See the PDF file as reprinted from the magazine by
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articles to their liking. We only ask to be informed if you publish an
A short 500 word version that tells the highlights of the story.
A 1,000 word article with references.
A 3,000 word article that tells more of the story including how the
innerspring mattress industry ask for and supported the new California law
and national regulation, and how it benefits them. Plus it tells the US
Consumer Products Safety Commission side of the story, and how it will cost
consumers 1.11 Billion dollars, and limit liability for mattress
manufacturers. It tries to tell a balanced story and gives background
information of the chemical risks and how we made toxic mistakes in the
Please see the facts first hand:
Proof pages for
This collection includes selected highlighted pages from the CPSC risk
assessment that prove the chemicals really used in mattresses, that we will
absorb toxins, that they excluded children under age five, the problems and
omissions in the report and how their conclusions are invalid from a report
designed to reach a preexisting conclusion. Plus there are Doctor comments
and public comments from people who have gotten sick from flameproof
mattress, and more.
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