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There are tens of thousands of chemicals in use in products we use everyday. Sometimes it seems like you have to have a chemistry degree to figure out which ones are safe and which ones might lead to serious health problems like cancer, infertility, learning disabilities, hormone problems, and more.

That’s where we come in. In addition to certifying products are made with safe ingredients not known to harm human health or the environment, we believe in educating people on easy ways to avoid toxic chemicals in the first place. Because studies show that even small steps, like switching cosmetics or eating less plastic-packaged food, can significantly lower levels of toxic chemicals in your body.

Learn more below about harmful chemicals in everyday products and safer alternatives.

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Air Fresheners

Our constant exposure to air freshener chemicals is cause for concern.

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Baby & Child Products

Our babies and children are uniquely vulnerable to toxic chemicals.

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If you’re going to choose one room in your house to detox, start where you sleep.

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Bug Repellent

Common ingredients of harm and and natural alternatives.

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There’s nothing relaxing about the indoor air pollution associated with candles.

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Cleaning Products

Find cleaners without harmful chemicals that are safe to use.

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Dental Floss

Have you ever considered what’s in your floss?

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A look at some of the most common toxic ingredients in deodorant to be avoided.

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Dry Cleaning

Tetrachloroethylene – commonly referred to as “perc” –  is a probable carcinogen.

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Feminine Care

Most pads and tampons aren’t actually made with cotton.

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Many common fragrance ingredients can be harmful to health.

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Hair Dye

Common dye chemicals are associated with negative health effects.

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Home Detox

10 steps to get toxic chemicals out of your home.

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In additional to toxicity concerns, fast-fashion jewelry contributes to pollution.

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How to avoid toxic chemicals in plastics.

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Keeping products shelf-stable without the toxicants.

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Sexual Health Products

Products that rarely get talked about, for obvious reasons.

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Shampoo & Conditioner

Such essential products don’t contain harmful chemicals…right?

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The key to finding an effective and safe sunscreen.

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Wipes are everywhere. Including our oceans.