Category Archives: Kids

Polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) are chemicals that are in drinking water, groundwater, rainwater, compost, soil, food, and the blood of 98% of Americans that have been tested. They are known as ‘forever chemicals’ because they break down extremely slowly. Tiny amounts … Read More

Green Newton’s youth led presentation Greening the Holidays was recently highlighted in the Boston Globe. We believe the youth in our city feel passionate about addressing climate change and are motivated to take action. Through the newly formed Environmental Youth … Read More

Published in: Kids

It is worrisome enough that there is an ocean of plastic debris bigger than the size of Texas floating in the middle of the Pacific Ocean, but have you heard about the less visible microfiber pollution invading our waters? Microfibers … Read More