Green Up Your Kitchen Challenge Tip 7: Clean Out Your Cleaning Products
Here’s today’s tip:
Tip 7: Clean Out Your Cleaning Products
Take 5 minutes to look under your kitchen sink and read the labels on your cleaning products. Toss ones that contain synthetic fragrances, which contain phthalates. Phthalates act as endocrine disruptors, interfering with the body’s hormone systems and potentially leading to reproductive abnormalities, problems with fertility and increased risk for diabetes. (Find out 5 things in your kitchen that could make you sick.)
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