Farrell Moves To Ban Flame-Retardant Chemicals From Furniture
by Shanti Singh
Oct 10, 2017
D2 Supe Mark Farrell introduced a ban on the sale of furniture containing flame-retardant chemicals linked to cancer, a move supported strongly by SF firefighters who inhale noxious chemicals from flame-retardant furniture and suffer from higher-than-normal cancer rates as a result. Retailers will have one year to comply with the ban.