baby being fed cereal

What FDA's "Closer to Zero" Plan is Lacking

April 8, 2021
HBBF welcomes the FDA’s announcement of Closer to Zero, the agency’s new action plan to reduce heavy metals in baby foods. But why does it take over three years just to finalize action levels?  
Smiling toddler boy in Jackson MS

Children are at the Heart of Jackson, MS

April 1, 2021
Survey results show that 33% of mothers and guardians are not aware of how to protect their children from lead. So, One Voice launched community education events, including the retrofit of local childcare center with toxic-free training and new paint.

Too Little, Too Late, Too Long

December 24, 2020
Yesterday, the USEPA released their update to the drinking water regulation called the Lead and Copper Rule.