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The Lowdown on Other Chemicals

Editor’s Note: We wrap up our series looking into common chemicals in household cleaners with a summary of other ingredients that have negative impacts on our health and environment.   Nitrobenzene – a toxic, flammable oily liquid found in furniture … Continue reading

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The Lowdown on Bleach

Editor’s Note: We continue our look at common chemicals used in household cleaning products and their impact on health, home and environment. Bleach is another common household cleaner with a reputation for being tough on stains. It’s also the catch-all … Continue reading

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