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Resources on how to be green

PART 1 - PLASTICS

To read the first installation of "Bayit Bytes for Your Health and The Earth" - Plastics, please click here

Additional Resources

Plastics Pocket Guide

Phthalates and Neurodevelopment

Green Daily Life FAQ

Phthalates

Bisphenol A (BPA)

BPA and Phthalates

 

PART 2 - PERSONAL CARE PRODUCTS

To read the second installation of "Bayit Bytes for Your Health and The Earth" - Personal Care Products, please click here. 

Additional Resources

Healthy Personal Care Products Pocket Guide

Lead in Lipstick Findings

Action Letter - Safe Cosmetics Act

Environmental Working Group's 2012 Sunscreen Guide

Environmental Working Group's Personal Products Tips

Safe Cosmetics - Health Risks of Chemicals in Fragrances

Safe Cosmetics - Cosmetics Video and Legislation Discussion

 

PART 3 - CLEANING PRODUCTS

To read the third installation of "Bayit Bytes for Your Health and The Earth" - Cleaning Products, please click here.

Additional Resources

Healthy Cleaning Pocket Shopping Guide

Mt. Sinai PEHSU Healthier Cleaning Products FAQ and Links

Household Hazardous Waste Information Sheet

Safe Alternatives to Hazardous Household Products List

Shopper's Pocket Guide to Green Cleaning

Getting Rid of (Toxic) Dust

 

PART 4 - YARD CARE

To read the fourth installation of "Bayit Bytes for Your Health and The Earth" - Yard Care for Life, please click here.

Additional Resources

Lawn Pesticides: Information, Resources, and Alternatives

EPA Guide to Green Scaping

DEC Guide to a "Beautiful Yard Without Chemicals"

Beyond Pesticides: Science, Policy, and Action

Artificial Turf & Children's Health

Glyphosate

Lawn & Garden Pesticides: What You Need to Know

 

PART 5 - Food

To read the fifth installation of "Bayit Bytes for Your Health and The Earth" - Food, please click here.

Additional Resources

Organic Local Food

Kosher Grass-Fed Meat

Safer Fish Choices

What to Know about Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs)

 

PART 6 - Family Health

10 Tips to Green Your Family Now

Back to School Tips from CEHC Experts

Environmental Health & Children at Home

Protect the Planet While Doing Your Pesach Prep

Flame Retardant Chemicals: What You Need to Know

Asbestos

Climate Change & Children's Health

Formaldehyde and Children's Health

Flame Retardant Chemicals

Lead and Children's Health

Simple Steps to a Healthier Home Environment

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