Lately I’ve been seeing a steady growth in products with labels “BPA free” – from baby bottles to yoga mats. However, we all know BPA (or Bisphenol A) is everywhere. Still, I was surprised by some BPA sources on this … Continue reading
http://www.nytimes.com/2010/03/23/business/23water.html?emc=tnt&tntemail1=y Amid growing complaints and research that systems across the nation are delivering tap water that poses health risks, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced that it would overhaul drinking water regulations, including tightening rules on chemicals used by industries. … Continue reading
A few years ago, some experts were suggesting we should toss Teflon pans with coatings that were peeling or chipped, because they leech unhealthy chemicals into our food. Now experts say that even new pans can potentially put our health … Continue reading
http://abcnews.go.com/Business/chemicals-toys-furniture-face-tighter-testing-… Congress may be considering a bill in the next couples weeks which would overhaul the Environmental Protection Agency’s regulatory powers. Some points contained in this article: The passage of the bill is far from guaranteed. However, if successful, a … Continue reading
http://lighterfootstep.com/2008/05/five-reasons-not-to-drink-bottled-water/ This article will make you reconsider your daily bottled water purchases.