Stories by Stacy Malkan

Stacy Malkan is co-director of U.S. Right to Know, a food industry research group that voluntarily discloses its funding. She is the author of Not Just a Pretty Face: The Ugly Side of the Beauty Industry and also co-founded the Campaign for Safe Cosmetics. Follow her on Twitter @stacymalkan. subscribe to Stacy Malkan's feed

Posted on: Aug 11, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Flawed reporting has emerged as a key lobbying tool for the embattled agrichemical company.

Posted on: Jun 27, 2017, Source: AlterNet

By promoting Monsanto's corporate propaganda, Tyson risks losing many of his devoted fans.

Posted on: Jun 20, 2017, Source: AlterNet

With its skewed presentation of science, the documentary is a flagrant example of propaganda for the agrichemical industry.

Posted on: Mar 20, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Several vocal supporters of GMOs and pesticides are funded by the same groups that finance climate science denial.

Posted on: Jun 1, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The American Council on Science and Health secretly receives funding from corporations.

Posted on: Mar 24, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Peddling the "false choice" of GMOs or hunger, the earth's richest person conveniently fails to mention increased exposure to cancer-causing pesticides and water poisoned by chemical runoff.

Posted on: Jan 26, 2016, Source: U.S. Right to Know

The foundation has funded a unit of Cornell that is operating as a public relations arm for the agrichemical industry.

Posted on: Sep 13, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Cosmetic companies can do better, and they must be held accountable to make the safest products possible. Why won't the FDA do its job?

Posted on: Feb 14, 2009, Source: AlterNet

More than a year after health groups reported that top-selling lipsticks contain lead, the FDA is just sitting on the results of the research.

Posted on: Mar 18, 2007, Source: Conscious Choice

Health care officials are finally recognizing that a cleaner, greener hospital keeps the whole community well.

Posted on: May 7, 2003, Source: Multinational Monitor

While the chemical industry lobbies to loosen regulations on phthalates in the U.S., the European Union is moving toward a ban on phthalates and other POPs.

Posted on: May 7, 2003, Source: Multinational Monitor

The chemicals that industry claims are extensively tested and safe for us turn out to be neither, and are rapidly accumulating in our bodies. For some good news on industrial pollution, see a related story, <a href="http://www.alternet.org/story.html?StoryID=15858">Progress on Phthlates</a>.