Replacing Toxic Chemicals in Consumer Products: Out of the Frying Pan and into the Fire?

August 21st, 2014, in Toxin Exposure and Long-Term Consequences, Toxins in Our Home and Yard

With the increased focus on removing toxic chemicals from consumer products, it’s logical to assume that alternative chemicals used in these products will be substantially less dangerous to our health and the environment. Unfortunately, due to the lack of safety information for the vast majority of chemicals currently used in manufacturing, these substitutes may not be any safer than the chemicals they replace. 

Read the full article on the Center for Effective Government's website.