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.
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?
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.
Finding safer cups and dishes for older kids has been a challenge. We’re embarking on an expedition to see what we can find. Our list is growing as we confirm more BPA, PVC, phthalate, and… [Continue Reading]
My good friend Sommer of Green and Clean Mom called me this morning with news I never really expected to hear: she was staring at a sippy cup marked with a #3 recycling code (PVC)…. [Continue Reading]