We’re big believers in avoiding chemicals in PVC products, so you can imagine how excited we were to hear that Home Depot will phase out toxic phthalates in vinyl flooring by the end of 2015!
Toxic PVC plastic is still a mainstay in the bathrooms across America, so the hunt for PVC free bath mats has been a long project. We’re happy to finally offer you a nice list of safer options.
We’ve been asked by many concerned parents recently about an article published in a French newspaper reporting that Sophie the Giraffe was contaminated with carcinogenic nitrosamines. We contacted Calisson Inc., the U.S. distributor, directly to learn more. We asked for testing documentation and an explanation of the toxicity claims – both of which they offered […]
We recently shared our thoughts on the test results obtained by Health Canada as well as our questions regarding the testing methods used. Now, thanks to a tip from Kevin Brodwick (Thinkbaby’s founder), we’ve learned that Health Canada has released the results! The study investigated migration of BPA from both polycarbonate and non-polycarbonate baby bottles […]