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A Wake-Up Story

A Wake-Up Story from Healthy Child Healthy World on Vimeo. I love the message that this short video has – that ‘a friend’ (ie. YOU) can make a difference. One by one, friend by friend, household by household… we can … Continue reading

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The 5% Loop Hole

We tend to think that we are advanced and civilised in Australia, that we are protected by regulations and laws… specifically, that food manufacturers must list the ingredients on their product packaging in order of quantity. Unfortunately, there is a tricky … Continue reading

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Paper towel alternative

I can’t believe I didn’t think of this myself. Healthy Child asked people what the least expensive thing they have done to reduce their family’s exposure to toxic chemicals. One respondent mentioned no longer using paper towels and using old … Continue reading

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Label Detective: Morning Fresh Dishwashing Liquid

Morning Fresh Dishwashing Liquid contains the following ingredients. Interestingly, these are not listed on the product anywhere. The Cussons website provides this ingredient list. Aqua Sodium Dodecylbenzenesulfonate: (petroleum derived) rarely causes allergic reactions; irritation on sensitive skin; some animal studies … Continue reading

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