Avoca to Cambodia

Dear Friends:Please take the time to read how an old college friend, Drew, is improving the quality of lives thousands of miles away! If you are able to offer support in any way, please do. Thank you, Amy I made the local paper near my home town in Upstate NY (Avoca); http://www.eveningtribune.com/homepage/x596316546 I am happy…

Dishwashing Detergents: Source of Water Pollution

Automatic Dishwashing Detergents:Important Source of Water-Polluting Phosphorus When phosphates were banned in most laundry detergents in 1974 to clean up the Great Lakesand other water bodies, an exception was made for automatic dishwashing detergents because dishwashers wouldn’t function properly without some phosphorus in the mix. More than thirty years later, apparently this problem hasn’t been…

Dishwashing Detergents: Source of Water Pollution

Automatic Dishwashing Detergents:Important Source of Water-Polluting Phosphorus When phosphates were banned in most laundry detergents in 1974 to clean up the Great Lakesand other water bodies, an exception was made for automatic dishwashing detergents because dishwashers wouldn’t function properly without some phosphorus in the mix. More than thirty years later, apparently this problem hasn’t been…

Are Air “Fresheners” Bad for your Health?

Finally, research is catching up to what I’ve been reading for years – air fresheners are deadly! Dr. Weil delivers the news in an article that appeared on MSN Health from Preventionhttp://health.msn.com/health-topics/cancer/articlepage.aspx?cp-documentid=100216588 Toxic Effects of Air Freshener Emissionshttp://www.toxicsinfo.org/canary/ToxicEffects.htm Electric Air Fresheners Can Cause Cancerhttp://www.mercola.com/2004/may/26/electric_air_fresheners.htm Air Fresheners May Damage Your Lungshttp://www.mercola.com/2006/aug/10/air_fresheners_may_damage_your_lungs.htm Air Freshener Hazardshttp://www.makeripples.com/Newsletter/MarApr2004/MarApr2004.pdf Many Cleaners,…

Are Air “Fresheners” Bad for your Health?

Finally, research is catching up to what I’ve been reading for years – air fresheners are deadly! Dr. Weil delivers the news in an article that appeared on MSN Health from Preventionhttp://health.msn.com/health-topics/cancer/articlepage.aspx?cp-documentid=100216588 Toxic Effects of Air Freshener Emissionshttp://www.toxicsinfo.org/canary/ToxicEffects.htm Electric Air Fresheners Can Cause Cancerhttp://www.mercola.com/2004/may/26/electric_air_fresheners.htm Air Fresheners May Damage Your Lungshttp://www.mercola.com/2006/aug/10/air_fresheners_may_damage_your_lungs.htm Air Freshener Hazardshttp://www.makeripples.com/Newsletter/MarApr2004/MarApr2004.pdf Many Cleaners,…