Tag Archives: Toxins

FDA Bans Three Toxic Chemicals From Food Wrapping – Too Little, Too Late | EWG

Yikes! Be careful of what goes around your food, not just in it! – WASHINGTON – Under pressure from EWG and other environmental and health groups, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is banning three grease-resistant chemical substances linked to cancer and birth defects from use in pizza boxes, microwave popcorn bags, sandwich wrappers and […]


Why you should be worried about toxic chemicals in fragrance – Safer Chemicals, Healthy Families | Safer Chemicals, Healthy Families

Why knowing what goes into your products is so important! We never use any fragrance for fragrance sake so the only fragrance in our products comes from the ingredients we use. Where it does say ‘parfum’, it’s a trademark essential oil blend which we only use as a preservative in our creams and lotions, and only in tiny […]

Pesticides as bad for kids’ lungs as cigarette smoke, study says – LA Times

What pesticides can do to children, why we need more regulation on how, when and how often they’re used! – Chronic exposure to pesticides can damage children’s lung function by about as much as secondhand cigarette smoke does, according to a study of farmworker children in the Salinas Valley. The long-term study of 279 children from […]


Air fresheners and scented candles could cause cancerous DNA mutations and asthma | Daily Mail Online

You can’t beat opening a window or spending some time outdoors instead! Why we avoid all fragrance ingredients in our products, and never use essential oils for fragrance either! – Chemical sprays, plug-ins and gels for home perfuming are hugely popular but investigators warn that they can include an array of hazardous substances which may […]