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Honor the late Senator Lautenberg and move on safer chemical legislation (green mama action needed!)

Dear Senator Lautenberg, While others fought and gave more rights to corporations (more rights than people have, some would argue), you introduced the Safe Chemicals Act again and again. Each year, you sent out press releases about the dangers of chemicals in everyday products, and how this could be reversed by passing the Safe Chemicals […]

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Compromise Bill: The Chemical Safety Improvement Act of 2013

My first post about “scary” BPA containing bottles.  Well, it’s about time. We’ve been writing about The Safe Chemicals Act for years. Since 2008 when I started Non-Toxic Kids, we’ve been calling for a re-write of the ancient 1976 Toxic Substances Control Act. Right now, we have at least 85,000 chemicals on the market that […]

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8 Toxins to Avoid in Shampoo and Body Wash

This post is sponsored by Earth Mama Angel Baby and Green Sisterhood.   Picture this. You are trying to finish your grocery shopping. You are hungry, but more importantly, so are your kids. The window for getting what you need with children in relatively good spirits is quickly closing. You need to grab organic shampoo and body […]

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Obesity and Plastic–

The Boston Globe recently published an article that caught my eye. “Is plastic making us fat?” certainly grabbed my attention. What once what categorized as being a non-issue of over reactive parents seems to be making its way into many mainstream media outlets. Here is a quote from the article about some recent animal studies: […]

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