LocalLearn about toxic chemicals in products from state database
NEW — 6 a.m. Nov. 23, 2014
Lab results revealing levels of toxic chemicals in consumer products sold in Washington are now available through an online database here.
The database includes test results for children’s and baby’s items, clothing, personal care items, toys, children’s upholstered furniture, and electrical and electronic items. Information about more product types such as office and art supplies will be added.
Tests show most manufacturers are following laws regulating the use of toxic chemicals.
SchoolsDonate now to Clothes for a Cause fundraiser at Issaquah High School
NEW — 6 a.m. Nov. 21, 2014
The Issaquah High School Booster Club and the Associated Student Body are holding a Clothes for a Cause fundraiser through Nov. 22.
Items that will be accepted: clothing of any kind/condition, shoes of any kind/condition, towels, rags, sheets, blankets, quilts, bedspreads, belts, purses, gloves, hats, curtains, drapery, throw rugs, bath mats, outdoor rugs, table cloths, placemats and stuffed animals.