We don’t always consider the environmental impact of the personal care and household products we flush down our sinks and showers every day. But chances are, the products you’re putting on your skin are ending up back in the ecosystem.
In 2008, researchers found that ingredients used in household products half a century ago persist today in the natural ecosystems into which New York City and Baltimore have discharged their treated domestic wastewater.
The good news is that there are a few simple ways that you and your loved ones can minimize your environmental impact and limit your exposure to harmful chemicals.
Get started today by taking the OSEA & Wellness Warrior Earth Day Pledge to change your habits in small ways for the next 30 days.