01 Sep KID-SAFE HOME CLEANING
Since having kids, maybe you’ve turned into what was once your worst nightmare— the overly protective parent who wiped everything down, and who wouldn’t dare give a toy that had fallen on the ground back to your kid. You are likely a first time parent, and while you’re obsessive need to clean will slowly diminish the more your family grows, you can clean smarter. There a number of forward thinking companies out there that are safe for your entire home and better for the environment.
Let’s move away from all of the harsh cleaners that pollute your air space. Here are a few to avoid or you can follow this rule: If you can’t pronounce it, do not eat it or spray your home with it.
- Chlorinated phenols
- Diethylene glycol
- Nonylphenol ethoxylate
- Petroleum solvents
- Butyl cellosolve
Here are some products that are doing right in the world:
Full Circle has developed an arsenal of safe eco-conscious cleaning supplies for the dirtiest of jobs. We have fun using the Grunge Buster, an ironed shape scrubber with the toughest of bristles and a natural bamboo handle. Their products last!
Greenology products are USDA certified organic with simple ingredients that are safe for your family. Take care of one of the busiest areas in the house with Greenshield Kitchen Cleaner. Super fresh and works great.
With a convenient spray nozzle to take aim at the highchairs, Diaper Genies, and toys strewn across the floor, 2am Miracle is gentle for baby but works for the whole home.
Just as important as a clean home space is making sure your clothes are cleaned in a safe way.