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Are These 20 Toxins in Your Body Care Products?

We can’t eliminate every item from our daily routines, but we can get smarter about what we purchase.

Views 198 / August 31, 2015

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Safety in Numbers: Which Plastics are Safest?

In a plastic panic? Check out this handy chart detailing which plastics pass the test.

Views 752 / August 3, 2015

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Sunscreens to Skip this Summer

Read up on the EWG’s 2015 ratings for worst sunscreens for you and the kiddos.

Views 142 / July 3, 2015

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Skip Scented Candles, Opt for Soy

Looking for some glittering candlelight at home? Do yourself a favor: skip the scented candles.

Views 461 / June 18, 2015

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Why Numbers on Plastic Products Matter

Many modern plastics contain materials that are harmful to your health. Pick your plastics carefully, or use alternatives.

Views 146 / June 17, 2015

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Common Chemicals in Coats, Carpets, Cookware

Did you put on mascara today or cook breakfast in a nonstick pan? Chances are you have been exposed to PFASs.

Views 124 / May 7, 2015


Quick & Easy Home Air Quality Test

Good health starts with good breathing. Test your home’s air with this quick and easy test.

Views 500 / April 10, 2015

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The Scramble to Substitute Dangerous Chemicals

When major product companies are forced to replace a product or an ingredient deemed dangerous by the FDA, they often scramble and settle for a substitute that can be equally dangerous.

Views 561 / April 2, 2015


Risks of Chemicals in Wood Flooring

The carpet lining the floors during our parents’ heyday wasn’t just out of style, it was also often dirty, ugly and constructed with chemicals that made it potentially toxic. Our generation knew better, right? We opted for more natural, earthy flooring under our…

Views 149 / March 12, 2015

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Paint Problems 101

During pregnancy or post-baby, one thing’s for sure: painting presents a problem. If you’re planning to paint choosing a brand and style low in volatile organic compounds (VOCs), or totally free of them, is your best bet for improving your indoor…

Views 85 / March 10, 2015