essential information to enable your activism!
FACTSHEET: A Primer on Sterigenics and Ethylene Oxide
Sterigenics in Kingsbury uses a human carcinogen to sterilize medical devices. This factsheet explains why we should be concerned and what actions we can take to get the company to reduce the risk.
FACTSHEET: Trash Incineration (“Waste-to-Energy”)
Incineration 101 - Municipal solid waste (trash) incineration is the most expensive and polluting way
to manage waste or to make energy. Only 11.7% of U.S. trash in the U.S. is incinerated. The rest is recycled, composted or landfilled. Here's an overview on why Incineration is not a viable method of waste disposal.