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Masks Made of Shop Towels

Question from Irene   Hello, with people making do it yourself masks, I have seen that Blue Shop Towels are being recommended as they are considered to block small particles more effectively than any cotton, even if doubled. My concern though is whether they...

Waterproof Homemade Masks

Question from Ruthe   I’ve been hearing some people are using waterproofing sprays on their homemade masks to prevent contraction and/or spread of COVID. This seems like a really bad idea to me – actually using it to breathe through.  Is there any way...

Non-Toxic Disinfectants for Coronavirus

Question from Audrey   Are there any nontoxic recipes to make a disinfectant for the coronavirus? I am allergic to alcohol and many scents so  I usually use white vinegar and sometimes tea tree oil, but I have heard they are not strong enough to kill this virus....

Non-Toxic Running Shoes

Question from Jason   Kinda in a bind here im a guy looking for non toxic sneakers for running and working out in that are seemingly comfortable. However none of the mainstream brands have a shoe good enough imo thats non toxic. I found a couple off of debs older...

Turapur

Question from Doodie I just bought a Turapur pitcher, I like it but I taste chlorine in every sip.  What is your assessment on this pitcher? Secondly, I bought a Life Ionizer 3 yrs or more ago……it is an under the sink filtering system with its own spout of...

Spot-X

Question from Sandy I stumbled on your web page from 2012 when searching for Spot-X. I really want to buy more but it seems the maker discontinued. I learned it was made of juglans regia shell. Have you found a replacement item you could recommend to me?   Lisa’s...

Kids Microwavable Non-Toxic Bowls

Question from Marisa First of all, I am LOVING your website and so thankful to have found it!  You are a wealth of knowledge. I am slowly converting our home to the best of my knowledge and abilities to be non-toxic.  I am wanting to switch our dishes, bowls, cups,...

Humidifier Product

Question from Becca My parents use a chemical anti-mold liquid in their humidifier. The reservoir is not accessible to clean. What clean products are available? Lisa’s Answer I am not familiar with any.  Readers, suggestions?...

Brooks Adrenaline Sneakers

Question from Mary I just bought Brooks Adrenaline 19 sneakers.   There is a strong smell in them.  In the past, I was able to wear this type of sneaker.  Do you know what the smell might be?   Lisa’s Answer Traditional sneakers can have many materials that...

ARE TOXIC PRODUCTS HIDDEN IN YOUR HOME?

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