PFAS has been linked to low birth weight, endocrine disruption—particularly harmful in kids who are still developing—and weakened childhood immunity.
10 Watchdog Organizations That Care For Consumers
As an eco-conscious parent, you’re likely always keeping an ear to the ground on the latest in environmental and health policy, and researching what’s best for you and your family—but who are the groups pushing to make change happen? And who’s working to keep you in the know? Here are some of the consumer education and advocacy groups you’ve likely heard of, but may …
A Greener Nursery
<![CDATA[The nursery is where you nurture, engage and soothe your baby, but because it must accomplish all these tasks simultaneously, planning and building one can be a challenge. It should be a calm place that’s dark enough for naps but also does double duty as a bright and colorful place for creativity and learning once naptime is over. Most important, it should be a healthy environment that’s free of potentially harmful substances. Parents sometimes start with overambitious plans and then feel overwhelmed midproject. Take your time, do your homework and proceed with a plan. Then the real excitement will begin.]]>
Green School Fundraisers