Make your home greener- avoid furniture and lamps made with PVC. Check out these seven ways to make home projects more eco-friendly!
Monthly Archives: December 2011
Senator David Carlucci, (D-Rockland/Orange) is working on passing a Consumer Protection Bill (Senate bill S1644) that would put warning labels on artificial Christmas trees and any holiday decorations containing lead and PVC that are sold in New York State. While … Continue reading
Most flex banners used for advertising are made of PVC and are a serious environmental and health hazard, causing cancer and infertility. Environmentalist Devidan Mangnani says, “PVC leaches out slowly into the soil and pollutes it. The GHMC should ban … Continue reading
Check out this Toy Safety Guide 2011 for all of the latest information on recalled toys, hazards of PVC toys, tips to avoid them and how to take action to protect your children!
Hasbro Inc. will eliminate all PVC from its toy packaging by 2013 and has already begun phasing it out! “As Hasbro builds upon its industry leadership position in environmental sustainability and product safety, we are hopeful that all industry players … Continue reading
Doing your holiday shopping? Watch out for toys made with PVC! Read these tips on how to avoid buying hazardous toys.
A concerned mother warns of the health risks of PVC in baby cribs and mattresses. It may cost a bit more, but buying a mattress made of natural fiber will help you and your baby sleep better at night.
Do you bring your lunch to work? Check out these new PVC-free and eco-friendly lunch boxes and bags!
Give the Earth a Christmas present! Avoid buying fake Christmas trees that are made of PVC and end up sitting in landfills.