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.
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.
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!
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.
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.
Indoor air quality is an important consideration, especially since we spend about 90 percent of our time indoors. The EPA says that in the average home, levels of organic pollutants are two to five times higher than outdoors…. [Continue Reading]