Posted on November 19, 2013 by Lynn Hasselberger
Despite being a carcinogen, the flame retardant Tris is still used in many other infant products, such as crib mattresses. Photo credit: Shutterstock
State and federal governments must institute new policies to protect the public from exposure to flame retardants.
~ Recent research report from Environment and Human Health, Inc. (EHHI).
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Posted on June 5, 2012 by Lynn Hasselberger
I love the earth and everything, but geez.
Nothing wrong with celebrating and being grateful for the earth. And flowers Continue reading
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Posted on May 29, 2012 by Lynn Hasselberger
Photo: asgl via flickr
Confused about the differences between CFLs, incandescents and LEDs?
This chart should clear things up plus give you the facts you’ll need to make an informed purchase decision based on costs, carbon emissions, toxicity and more… Continue reading
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Posted on May 23, 2012 by Lynn Hasselberger
Hundreds of polar bears are killed each year for their skin, teeth, Continue reading
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