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Texas PSR Highlighted in the Travis County Medical Society Journal

The July-August issue of the Travis County Medical Society Journal features an article about Texas PSR's Toxic-Free Child program: Is it OK to put plastic containers in the microwave? What are some ways to minimize exposure to pesticides in the home? Is nail polish safe for young children...

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Dear Texas Lawmakers: For Our Health, Protect Our Trees!

If Governor Abbott gets his way, in-state and out-of-state developers will be free to clear cut every tree—even giant heritage oaks—from project sites. Developers might benefit in the short term, but Texans would suffer higher costs and poorer health for years to come. We must not allow that to happen.

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How Abbott Made the Outdoors Less Safe for Austin Families: A Texas PSR Op-Ed

In response to Governor Abbott's line-item veto of funding for ozone pollution monitors for Austin, San Antonio, and other pollution-threatened Texas cities, Texas PSR Board Treasurer, Dr. Elliot Trester, submitted an op-ed to the Austin-American Statesman. It was published on July 10, 2017. The ...

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New! Toxic-Free Program Materials

We are excited to announce the release of new materials for our household toxics education program, Toxic-Free Child! These new materials are available to be used in a range of provider settings and will help give young families the tools they need to make informed decisions about common household ...

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