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Lead and Cadmium in Jewelry and Handbags, Enough is Enough! Here is a Kick in the Pants if You Still Need One

Two more reports have come out recently showing high levels of toxic heavy metals in children’s jewelry and handbags. What are you doing about it? Manufacturers have been barred from using lead in some children’s products. So what did they … Continue reading

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New: Getting Out of the Chemical Soup T-Shirts

I’m not a graphic artist but I enjoy creating designs. These are available for purchase in the US and Canada. Printed with non-toxic ink. Organic T’s available. Shop here.

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What’s the Connection Between Fertility, Male Testes and Our Household Products?

  The Disappearing Male– a 45 min documentary available online. http://www.cbc.ca/documentaries/doczone/2008/disappearingmale/ You can download a 45 minute documentary film from this site.  Or, play the film online.  There is a link to the right of the page.  Find “Watch Doc … Continue reading

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What the Numbers on Plastics Mean, Safer Cooking and Food Storage

Awareness is all about knowing  what’s in food, what it’s cooked in and how it’s stored, all which end up going into our bodies.  Eating is an activity that is important and a direct way of affecting health.  So what are some ways … Continue reading

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Phthalates Found in Nearly 1/3 of Cdn Air Fresheners

http://www.cbc.ca/consumer/story/2008/09/09/air-freshener.html Dangerous chemicals showing up in some air fresheners Last Updated: Tuesday, September 9, 2008 | 12:08 PM ET “Air fresheners marketed as a way to enhance the smell of your home may actually contain dangerous chemicals that could do … Continue reading

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