Check out the following articles to learn more about why typical household cleaning products are dangerous:
- What Toxic Chemicals Lurch in Your Household Products - an excellent article (written by Thomas Palmieri) that discusses the ramifications of over 85,000 chemicals being introduced since WWII, without EPA approval
- Safe Cleaning Products Initiative @ Women's Voices for the Earth - a safe cleaning products initiative developed to reduce women's exposure to toxic chemicals in cleaning products. Click on the "Take Action" link, lots of great ways to educate yourself, others, and to take part in reducing chemical exposure.
- What's So Bad About Chemical Cleaning Products? - at GAIAM
Watch the "Disinfectants Horror Show" created by Women's Voices for the Earth: