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The links to a list of some places that have agreed to remove or disconnect the air fresheners from their restrooms (or continue to not use them) after learning about research linking air fresheners to health harm.

Air fresheners and scented cleaning products are among the seven common household items that the Environmental Working Group says may feminize boys: http://www.ewg.org/enviroblog/2007/10/caution-these-seven-household-items-may-feminize-baby-boys Go fragrance free!

Here's another reason to avoid fragrance chemicals! A study linked exposure to phthalates to allergic sensitization in adults: http://ehp.niehs.nih.gov/1206211/ You can find some tips for how to decrease your exposure to phthalates here: http://saferchemicals.org/toxic-chemicals/phthalates.html

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5 Simple Ways to Improve Indoor Air Quality

5 simple ways to improve indoor air quality. Does your family suffer from allergies or asthma Great tips for easy improvements that can make a huge difference in your family's health & well-being.