Stacy Malkan is co-founder and co-director of U.S. Right to Know, a nonprofit food industry research groups that advocates for truth and transparency in our food system. She is author of the award-winning book, “Not Just a Pretty Face: The Ugly Side of the Beauty Industry” (New Society, 2007) and co-founder of the national Campaign for Safe Cosmetics, where she generated international press coverage about toxic chemicals in personal care products and safer alternatives. Stacy has appeared on Good Morning America, Democracy Now!, and in the Washington Post, New York Times and many other news outlets, and she currently writes for The Ecologist, Huffington Post and Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting. Stacy is a former reporter and newspaper publisher, and she lives in the San Francisco area with her husband and son.
Health Impacts Of Plastic Pollution
August 23, 2016 from our The 2016 Global Dialogue On Waste, Video Panels Watch Environmental Attorney Lisa Boyle discuss the health impacts of plastic pollution with Author and Mountaineer, Arlene Blum, Marine Scientist, Abby Barrows and Stacy Malkan, Co-founder of U.S. Right to Know. This panel is organized as part of the Oceans & Plastic Pollution theme curated by Dianna Cohen of Plastic Pollution Coalition (@plasticpollutes) under the 2016 Global Dialogue on Waste organized by be Waste Wise (@bewastewise)