- Women who work at home have a 54% higher death rate from cancer than women working away from the home. A 15 year study concluded that it is directly linked to the toxic household chemicals in the home. (Source: Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons)
- Household cleaners were the third largest category of substances associated with calls to poison control centers. Over half of the calls were regarding an incident involving children six years and under. (Source: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency)
- Indoor air can be up to 100 times more polluted than outdoor air. Studies show that toxins found in indoor air pollution can lead to a multitude of diseases including asthma, allergies, auto-immune diseases, cancer and even A.D.D. (Source: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency)
- Most common store-bought cleaning products that are stored under kitchen or bathroom sinks contain ingredients that are considered hazardous waste. (Source: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency)
Tuesday, February 5, 2013
e-cloth ® To your health!
Using e-cloth® and cleaning with just water is good for your health. The negative effects that household chemicals have are many! (and these are the ones we know about!!!) Don't live in fear - just switch up a few habits (and save some money at the same time!). e-cloth® - Here's to your health!