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Dental Compositites

Question from Kimberly Hi Lisa, Years of searching for dental composite replacements for simple fillings. Most of them have BPA and TEGMA related compounds. The ones that do not still have horrible chemical tastes to them. Would love some safer alternatives. Lisa’s...

Zeolite Detox Symptoms

Question from Barbara Hi Lisa, Checking to see if taking the zeolite will produce detox symptoms?  If so how severe or not?  Can I start out slow in taking the product? Lisa’s Answer I have not personally used zeolite but the Pure Body website had the following reply:...

Safe Drywall

Question from Teresa Hi Lisa, Can you please share the best safest types of drywall? I was looking at Magnesium oxide but hearing things about cracking. Thanks Lisa’s Answer I have also read about pervasive cracking with magnesium oxide boards. EWG has a helpful guide...

Ants

Question from Jen Hi there! I’m looking for advice on how to handle an influx of kitchen ants this summer.  My usual methods (ie – clean counters, all food put away in sealed packaging, etc) aren’t working.  I can’t even tell where they’re coming from...

PVC and Microban in Air Conditioning

Question from Paula Hi Lisa, My situation is that I’m getting central air conditioning installed, and want to avoid all toxic components. I’m wondering if having PVC or Microban in my attic is something I should worry about (my attic isn’t air sealed...

PFAS Chemicals Found in Farm Produce

PFAS, or polyfluoroalkyl substances, are a family of chemicals that are used to make non-stick coatings such as Teflon.  Sometimes called Forever Chemicals, they persist in the environment and body and have been linked to health issues such as hindered growth and...

Handbag Materials

Question from Wendy Lisa, Can you tell me if it’s toxic to carry handbags made of these materials? I know I may need to find out more details about the chemicals but this is what I have so far. Handbag 1: Dyed Nylon with Water and Stain Resistant Coating Dyed...

Removing Odors from Insulation

Question from Colleen Hi Lisa, Has anyone successfully moved into a house where the previous tenants used scented detergents and dryer sheets in the house.  I was under the assumption that the fragrances got into the insulation in the walls, etc.  How long did it take...

Totally Non-Toxic Harwood Floors

  Question from Marcia Hi Debra, My home has two levels. The upstairs and stairs have subfloor, but the downstairs has a concrete slab. I would love to install solid hardwood, but I can’t figure out what would work for the whole house. I wouldn’t mind nailing,...

ARE TOXIC PRODUCTS HIDDEN IN YOUR HOME?

Toxic Products Don’t Always Have Warning Labels. Find Out About 3 Hidden Toxic Products That You Can Remove From Your Home Right Now.