We’ve seen polyolefin plastic pop up several times recently, so we decided to find out what this mysterious material really is and whether it’s toxic.
Tag Archives | PVC Free
We searched for PVC-free mattress covers to help reduce off-gassing from VOC’s in mattress and we also delved into the safety of polyurethane since it’s a commonly used material too.
There is a growing awareness of PVC’s toxic nature, but the quest to avoid it is daunting. First, you need to know when vinyl is not PVC.
The switch to BPA-free plastic wasn’t necessarily a good one in some cases…so here are our newly updated recommendations for safer kitchen appliances
We’ve got the wide range of bath toys covered, but what about safe bath tubs and seats? You’ve probably noticed that most of the options out there aren’t marked with a recycling code, making it difficult to know what type of plastic they’re made from (like PVC).
Silicone has become a household name in the fall-out of toxic plastics. It’s been touted as inert and versatile. But just what is silicone and is it toxic?
We’ve spent the last five years researching and updating our list of safe food storage containers that are made with materials that have long-standing safety records, like glass, stainless steel, silicone, polypropylene and polyethylene.