Moms With A Mission

November 15, 2011

 

 

 

Week #13: If you have children in day care or school, encourage them to go non toxic!  Share these resources: http://bit.ly/feu90C and http://bit.ly/f58adQ


Moms With A Mission

November 8, 2011

 

Week #12:  The EPA states that toxic chemicals in household cleaners are 3 times more likely to cause cancer than outdoor air. Use non-toxic cleaners (i.e. Seventh Generation, Method, Ecover brands).


Moms With A Mission

November 1, 2011

 

 

 

Week #11:  Women and children are exposed to dangerous levels of mercury when they eat certain fish.

Eat small fish and use the mercury calculator at www.gotmercury.org.


Moms With A Mission

October 25, 2011

 

Week #10:  Reduce your exposure to harmful substances in carpets.  Clear out the carpet and use washable rugs instead or install hardwood floors.


Moms With A Mission

October 18, 2011

 

Week #9:  Toys made out of PVC plastics/vinyl often contain other chemicals which can leech out increasing your child’s risk. Purchase toys made out of wood or cloth.


Moms With A Mission

October 11, 2011

 

Week #8:  Bottled water is less regulated than tap water and can contain chemicals leached from the plastic. Use a stainless steel or aluminum reusable water bottle.

 


Moms With A Mission

October 4, 2011

 

Week #7:  Leave the dirt at the door. Wiping our shoes off and leaving them at the door reduces the amount of lead contaminated dirt tracked in.