Phthalates, Perchloroethylene, Triclosan, Quarternary Ammonium Compounds, 2-Butoxyethanol, Ammonia, Chlorine and Sodium Hydroxide are just some of the toxic substances found in regular cleaning products. [read more]
Be careful of "green" cleaning products like "Simple Green"...they may contain ingredients they are not required to show on label -- that can cause blood cell damage, reproductive probs and birth defects. Read the "Story at a Glance " to the right of article to get a quick synopsis.
DO NOT USE THIS PRODUCT! Simple Green, a hugely popular household cleaner, is marketed to the consumer as a “non-toxic,” “biodegradable,” and “non-hazardous” alternative to presumably more toxic cleaners. And yet, the product’s manufacturer, Sunshine Makers, Inc., makes available a material safety data sheet (MSDS) that tells a radically different story: Toxic, Animal Carcinogen, Hazardous, etc...
Remove pet stains & odors from carpet safely. Stay away from cleaners that use Do your cleaning products have ethoxylate, 2-butoxyethanol, ammonium compounds or ethanolamine? If they do (and chances are they do), you might be prone to respiratory issues, skin conditions, asthma and so much more. Protect yourself, your children and your pets. Use cleaners that are safe!
Learn how to prepare a homemade, streak-free glass cleaner without toxic chemicals such as 2-Butoxyethanol. Some 32 oz. bottles of window cleaner by big companies cost about 4 dollars. The ingredients of a 32 oz. bottle of homemade window cleaner costs 12 cents. This post teaches you in 6 steps...
A toxic petrochemical solvent known as 2-butoxyethanol, which has been associated with organ damage, has been found in the green cleaning product Simple Green. http://articles.mercola.com/sites/articles/archive/2011/06/25/beware--some-green-cleaners-are-deceptive-and-toxic.aspx
CRL 19 oz. Somaca Hi-Sheen Glass Cleaner-3371100 at The Home Depot This CRL/Somaca Hi-Sheen glass cleaner is specially formulated to dissolve the toughest problems a professional will face: Dirt, fingerprints, grime, grease, salts, saps and smudges. Hi-Sheen lifts residues from non-porous surfaces. It will not run when applying, or evaporate quickly like many other cleaners on the market. And it won t leave streaks, blurs, or rainbows. 2-butoxyethanol, dimethyl ether, isobutane.
MadaCide FDW / Wipes Tub/160 by Physician Supplies. $15.65. Allow to air dry. For environmental surfaces. Contains: Isopropyl Alcohol 2-Butoxyethanol cationic surfactant and water. In hospitals nursing homes and critical care areas