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Nail Salon Businesses Go Green in Bay Area


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Uyen Nguyen, owner of Isabella Nail Bar in Oakland, California, is committed to using less toxic nail salon products. Credit: Pauline Bartolone

Nail salon workers and advocates are pushing hard to change public policy around exposure to toxic chemicals.  But there’s also a movement coming from businesses themselves to make the salons greener and safer for workers and consumers.

Correspondent Momo Chang has more.

Author: Radio Project

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