Saying flame retardants in plastic wall insulation pose a health hazard, state Assemblywoman Nancy Skinner introduced a bill Monday that would express the state Legislature’s intent to enact laws reducing use of the retardants.

Assemblywoman Nancy Skinner has introduced a bill in the state Legislature that seeks to reduce flame retardants in building insulation, her office announced Tuesday.

The bill – AB 127, introduced Monday and co-authored with Assemblyman Anthony Rendon (D-Lynwood) – targets fire retardants as a health hazard…

Charles Burress