‘Hall of Shame’: Unhealthy Cleaning Supplies (And Some Safer Ideas)

How about some spring cleaning of your spring cleaning supplies? The Environmental Working Group (EWG), an advocacy organization that publishes the annual “dirty dozen” list of foods highest in pesticide residue, is compiling information on the toxic chemicals in thousands of common household cleaners. The group’s aim is to help consumers judge the safety of various products, which can be difficult to do based on the vague (or missing) information on many product labels. So far the group’s Hall of Shame …