Jessica Alba Urges Congress to Strengthen Laws on Chemicals Present in Everyday Products

The actress and business owner took to Capitol Hill to urge chemical law reform.
1:42 | 06/18/15

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I don't want to raise my children in a world where I have to be concerned about. They're safety and their health I don't want them to be Guinea pigs. I anymore. And you know certain chemicals being used on and a will to see if they get sick love to see hitting him. How long term facts on the house. So as a mom that's front coming from. As a business owner I'm proof of concept that you can do business right wrecked by humans right kind of planet. And you can be very successful and growth very quickly it's social justice issues in Israel went 1% and apparently it should be acting. And we're extremely concerned are they out the toxic substance control act. Legislation that's moving before the the house and senate right now. And we represent companies that believe that you can great prophet create jobs grow the economy at the same time that we actually protect human health. And the environment here here's time. Talking about tops your or chemical reform and how what goes in consumer products in our bodies in our homes. Paramount in our children's minds how that is Peter's faith and determined to be thing. And how you reach levels that either acceptable or unacceptable. The reception his angry and everybody wants to live icy track how air life especially when you have. Grand kids a lot of the senator's crank and where children that are around they want them until they're past life. And San and they want to protect them. And and so it's all just you know class although winding. On these issues and I'm making right amendments to the legislation says we can have comprehensive plan.

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