There’s been a whole lotta talk around my social circles about plastic lately. Some folks are taking the stance that there’s really no such thing as “safer” plastic, so it should never be used. How do you feel about that?
Are you worried that you’re ruining your organic garden with toxic plastic supplies and tools? Learn how to choose safe flower pots, trays and hoses!
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.
It’ difficult to avoid plastic altogether, so it’s important to know where toxic plastic chemicals hide and which food containers and appliances are safest.
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 never dreamed how difficult it would be to find PVC-free baby/kid pools, floaties, life jackets and toys. After 5 years of searching, you’d think we would have quite a long list of options – but… [Continue Reading]
ABS plastic resin seems to be stable and non-leaching. It’s the same with other plastics like AS or SAN which are used in Brita pitchers and many mixing bowls, dishes, cups and cutlery.