What if allergies make having a live tree in your home impossible and you can’t afford to invest in a PVC-free Christmas tree this year? We can help!
Tag Archives | Phthalates
We seem to become engulfed in a ghoulish cloud of PVC smoke when Halloween rolls around because so many children’s costumes are made with at least one PVC (vinyl) component. Masks themselves are often 100% PVC. Now that’s scary!
Why choose silicone instead of plastic? Silicone is indisputably safer than plastic, much longer lasting and endures extreme fluctuations in temperatures.
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!
Why go to all the trouble to avoid toxic PVC (vinyl) plastic? Lead. Phthalates. VOC’s. Dioxin. Just for starters. Learn how to reduce your exposure by avoiding these common sources of soft, flexible PVC.
Is it REALLY necessary to use a natural dishwasher detergent? This is a question we get a lot during our natural babyproofing workshops, and the short answer is: yes.
Q & A: Do you know if there’s anything a person can do to get the toxic fragrance chemicals out of clothing without having to wash them over and over?