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Nontoxic Housekeeping: 3 Versatile Natural Cleaners | Care2 Healthy Living

Nontoxic Housekeeping: 3 Versatile Natural Cleaners | Care2 Healthy Living

Getting toxic cleaning products out of your home is one of the smartest, easiest and most practical ways to create a healthier, more eco-friendly home. Many of the chemicals used in conventional cleaning products are bad for human health, and using them actually pollutes the air inside our homes. These cleaners are also a health hazard for children and pets. When we rinse out rags and pour dirty cleaning water or excess cleaners down the drain, those chemicals also go into our waterways, where they are, at best, expensively filtered out at water-treatment facilities and, at worst, leach into area bodies of water, harming wildlife and potentially contaminating drinking water.

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