Do you know how many harmful substances hide in your house? Some increase your risk of developing cancer, other might leads to asthma, migraines and fertility problems.
Not only harmful substances in household cleaners affect the planet in general, these potent chemicals can have a direct effect on your health, without mentioning all the poisonings caused by cleaning products that are reported each year.
Lowering your exposure to toxic cleaning products is not only beneficial to your health, it can also put more money back in your pockets. You don’t have to pay more to buy non-toxic cleaning products. Some home made natural cleaning products works as swell as well-known brands.
The many after effects of conventional cleaning products can include: toxic chemicals accumulation in fat cells, higher risk of cancer, respiratory tract inflammation, skin rash, liver, kidney and nervous system damage, allergies, and more. What is even scarier, is that according to the National Research Council,
“No toxic information is available for more than 80% of the chemicals in everyday-use products. Less than 20% have been tested for acute effects and less than 10% have been tested for chronic, reproductive or mutagenic effects”.
Most have not been tested for combined or accumulated effects. Not to mention that the testing most likely involves animals. So why not build a better, healthier and friendlier world by switching to natural, clean household products?