Dental floss can be coated with some of the most persistent toxic chemicals, and this is particularly concerning with floss, because what you put in your mouth has direct access to your body and bloodstream. The good news is that there are safer floss options out there.
Learn about toxic dry cleaning chemicals and find out how you can reduce or avoid exposure to them, on your clothes and in your home.
Learn about the Cora Ball, an innovative solution to microfiber pollution–which is polluting our planet’s waterways and placing marine life at risk.
Learn how synthetic fleece clothing sheds plastic microfibers that harm waterways and aquatic life and how you can help reduce the problem.
Learn about the dangers of allowing your children to use commercial face paint as part of their Halloween costumes, and what you can do to reduce risks.
Read about the use of humidifiers to help combat cold, dry winter air and decrease winter related dry air physical conditions.
Find out how environmental toxins influence a woman’s risk for breast cancer throughout her life.
Learn about the health dangers of breathing asbestos and learn what’s being done about asbestos in schools.
Read tips from Moms Clean Air Force on finding non-toxic flooring for your home.
Learn why you should avoid products that contain plastic microbeads and find out how they pollute water and wildlife.
Read about the downside to wrinkle-free sheets, formaldehyde, which is included in the chemical process to keep them from wrinkling.
Hear from Mom Detective on positive developments when it comes to toxics in couches, flooring and on the playground.