Archive | baby bibs

Baby U R Precious: For Organic Baby Gifts, Bamboo Towels, and More



A warm welcome to a new sponsor of Non-Toxic Kids:  Baby U R Precious!   Baby U R Precious has a wide variety of made in the USA (by three generations of women!) eco-friendly bamboo bibs, hooded towels, blankets, washcloths, and more.  They provide sweet baby shower gift baskets filled with soft organic bamboo goodness. […]

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Vermont Passes New Legislation limiting Lead, Phthalates and Mercury!



As Vermont’s legislative session closed, I held my breath and hoped that all or most of the environmental health bills would pass. And happily, most of them did. The bill that I had been most involved in, S.152, the Lead in Consumer Products bill, passed both the House and the Senate. Some of the provisions […]

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Update on Vermont’s Lead in Consumer Products Bill (and others state updates)!



I just received an email from Vermont’s Assistant Attorney General, sharing that Vermont’s lead in consumer products bill passed out of committee and will move forward to be voted on by the full Senate in the coming week. Yours truly will be called on to testify again, this time in front of the whole senate […]

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New Study on Phthalates in Baby Shampoo, Lotion, and Powder–



Here is a link to a new study about chemicals called phthalates found in young babies’ blood after they used a shampoo, lotion or powder. Read the MSN article here. What are phthalates? A chemical found in many of our everyday products, including soft plastic toys, any vinyl product (shower curtains, bags, changing pads, or […]

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Bad, Bad, Baby Bibs-



You might have heard about the findings of lead in baby bibs that came out this summer. But if you are like me, you heard the tail end of the report while making dinner, changing a diaper, or between loud toddler talk and a baby crying, you missed something! The Issue: This August, an environmental […]

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