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PIRG Consumer Watchdog

For more than 40 years, we’ve been educating consumers how to protect themselves and their rights. We fight to get dangerous products off store shelves, to end exploitative practices, and ensure a level playing field in the marketplace. And we advocate for new rules, institutions and policies to defend consumers from the economic and political power of special interests. Right now, our Watchdog team is focused on consumer threats from data breaches to dangerous toys.

Pledge to be Toxic-Free

Safe alternatives are possible and profitable. 

Reining in Wall Street

Standing up for consumers against reckless banking and financial practices.

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RIGHT TO KNOW

A report exposing toxic fragrance chemicals in beauty, personal care and cleaning products

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Stop The Overuse Of Antibiotics on Factory Farms

Widespread overuse of antibiotics on factory farms is putting our health at risk.

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Trouble In Toyland

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Updating the Bottle Bill

With only 23% of non-deposit containers recycled versus 80% of deposit containers, the Bottle Bill is the most effective recycling program in Massachusetts.

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Zero Out Toxics

We’re working in communities and with companies to zero out the toxic chemicals that put our health and environment at risk.

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