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.
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Uncork the bottle, swirl the wine to let it breath, then enjoy a sip of phthalate-infused goodness…wait a minute! Here’s how to avoid phthalates in wine.
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.
How in the world do you know if you have a non-toxic dishwasher? Let’s take a walk down the aisles of the home appliance store to find out!
Did you know that indoor air quality can be up to 100 times worse than outdoor air? Start improving the air your children breathe by making these changes.
Physical harm such as choking on decorations or playing with the outlet where Christmas lights are plugged in are not the only concerns. Surprisingly, toxic chemicals like lead in PVC trees and lights also play a big role in creating an unsafe environment too. Christmas trees Most artificial trees are made from PVC plastic. Not […]