Covid-19

What Do We Do in a Pandemic?

March 19, 2020
What do we do in a pandemic? How do we keep our families safe and sane? Find more ideas to add to the important advice from WHO, CDC and other health professionals.
Two people holding a baby and a bucket of toxic-free supplies at SDEV event in Dearborn Michigan

How City Governments can Partner for Success

February 25, 2020
"Dearborn applauds Southwest Detroit Environmental Vision’s work to help residents learn about and reduce exposure to toxic chemicals that harm babies’ brains,” said David Norwood, Director of Sustainability in Dearborn, Michigan.
Meet Bright City Jackson, Mississippi

Meet Bright City Jackson, Mississippi

October 8, 2019
Jackson sits on the west bank of the Pearl River, and is replete with magnolias, wisterias and delectable Southern cuisine. Walking downtown affords a view of Mississippi’s “new” Capital building (circa 1903).
Meet Bright City Tempe, Arizona

Meet Bright City Tempe, Arizona

September 24, 2019
Tempe Butte, also known as “A” Mountain, overlooks the bustling streets of Tempe and the home of Arizona State University. Tempe Town Lake lies within the heart of Tempe and provides unparalleled opportunities for water recreation in a dense metro area.
Striking for babies’ brains

Striking for Babies’ Brains

September 20, 2019
Melting glaciers. Stranded polar bears. New diseases from ticks and mosquitoes. More serious and widespread flooding. There are so many reasons to support the Climate Strike. Here’s one more; the damage that fossil fuels are doing to the developing brain, both before and after birth.
Protecting Babies by Standing Up Against Toxic Chlorpyrifos

Protecting Babies by Standing Up Against Toxic Chlorpyrifos

August 15, 2019
What would you do if you learned that a certain insecticide is being passed from pregnant women to their babies?  And that the more of that chemical that the child gets while still in their mother’s womb, the greater the damage to that baby’s developing brain?  And what if you fo