Tag Archives: Household Health & Safety

Washington reports show chemicals of high concern in kids toys | KEPR

What’s in those toys! – The Children’s Safe Product Act requires manufacturers of children’s products sold in Washington to report if their product contains a Chemical of High Concern to Children. Out of 80,000 on the market, there are currently 66 identified chemicals of concern manufacturers are required to report. Earlier this month 87 companies […]


Laundry detergent pods linked to more burns of kids’ eyes – CBC News

It’s easy to forget that most household cleaners use very harsh chemicals! Why it’s so important to be extra careful in the home when it comes to little wriggly ones… – Laundry detergent pods are increasingly contributing to eye injuries among preschoolers, indicates a U.S. study that also gives injury prevention recommendations. The pods are often […]

Newborn baby boy on a blue blanket

Baby crib ads and store displays show unsafe use, raising risk of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) – CBS News

Safe sleeping is one of the biggest issues facing newborns! Why it pays to ignore those glossy ads and stick to the basics, another instance when less is more! – Baby crib advertisements and store displays often demonstrate unsafe sleep environments that increase an infant’s risk of sudden infant death syndrome, a new study reports.About […]