Living in a Toxic Environment

  • According to the Environmental Protection Agency, the average home generates over 25 pounds of toxic, hazardous waste each year. Much of this waste can be attributed to household cleaning products.
  • According to a 15 year study presented at the Toronto Indoor Air conference, women who work at home have a 54% higher death rate from cancer than those who work away from home.  The study concluded that this was a direct result of the exposure rate to toxc chemicals found in common household products.

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