Personal Care Products
Many personal care products contain toxins. To reduce your family's exposure, analyze the products you use in these categories.
Clothes and Bedding: No fire retardants, GoreTex, light-up sneakers, memory foam mattresses.
Brand names to avoid: Teflon, StainMaster, ScotchGuard, Silverstone. Anything “nonstick” or antibacterial (triclosan).
Avoid ingredients such as: hydroquinone; ethylene dioxide; 1,4-dioxane; fluoride; formaldehyde; nitrosamines; PAHs; acrylamide; oxybenone, aluminum, and ingredients that include the clauses "PEG", "xynol", "oleth" and "ceteareth"; Butyl acetate, Butylated hydroxytoluene, Cocamide DEA/lauramide DEA, Diazolidinyl urea, Ethyl acetate, Formaldehyde, Parabens (methyl, ethyl, propyl and butyl), Coal tar, Oxybenzone (Benzophenone-3), Micronized Titanium Dioxide, Nano Titanium Dioxide, Nano Zinc Oxide, Petrolatum, Phthalates, Propylene glycol, Sodium laureth/sodium laurel sulfate, Talc, Toluene, Triethanolamine.