Get fact sheets on household products and alternatives from Washington Toxics Coalition; check out information from the National Institutes of Health on potential health risks of products by name.
Breathe easier with tips from the American Lung Association.
Using natural yard care techniques will keep your yard and household healthier.
Find out from the US EPA which products add to indoor air pollution.
Contact the Washington Poison Center, for Mr. Yuk stickers and more. National toll-free number: 1-800-222-1222
In Washington: 1-800-222-1222
TDD number in Seattle: 1-800-222-1222
For home reference:
Baking Soda, Over 500 fabulous, fun and frugal uses you've probably never thought of. Vicki Lansky, The Book Peddlers. Grandmother knew how useful baking soda is and now you can too.
Clean it Fast, Clean it Right. Edited Jeff Brendenberg, Rodale Press. Household tips from A to W (even a remedy for shrunken sweaters!) using common generic products.
Clean House, Clean Planet. Karen Logan, Pocket Books. Wealth of cleaning information and rates the effectiveness and cost estimates of alternatives.