Did you know that by replacing your vinyl shower curtain with nylon you can make the air in your home healthier? Common consumer product chemicals are linked to health problems including cancer, asthma, thyroid and developmental disruption. Scientists at Silent Spring Institute created Detox Me to provide research-based tips to reduce your contact with these toxic chemicals.
Explore 6 different categories -- Home, Food and Drink, Clothing, Personal Care, Cleaning, and Children -- to benefit your body, your family, and the environment.
● Discover and reduce labeled and hidden toxics in your home.
● Scan barcodes of products while you shop to find relevant tips.
● DIY recipes to replace commercial products with simple non-toxic ingredients.
● Track your progress and share your favorite tips with friends and family!
More about Silent Spring Institute:
Since 1996, Silent Spring Institute has studied toxic chemicals found in homes and in people’s bodies, how we are exposed to them, and what health effects they might have, with a special emphasis on breast cancer. Detox Me harnesses this vital knowledge to help people eliminate sources of toxic chemicals from their environment. For more information, visit our website http://www.silentspring.org/