Tips for Greening Your Practice, Part 3 Non-toxic Products
Posted on: November 2nd, 2011 by Edie Morton No Comments
Use environmentally friendly products to clean your treatment space. Oxygen bleaches and citrus based cleaners are effective and nontoxic.
Avoid soaps and hand sanitizers containing triclosan. Studies have increasingly linked triclosan to a range of health and environmental effects, from skin irritation, allergy susceptibility, bacterial and compounded antibiotic resistant, and dioxin contamination to destruction of fragile aquatic ecosystems. PURELL® Green Certified Instant Hand Sanitizer is a healthy alternative.To learn more about personal care and cleaning products that are good for you and good for the planet visit oursustainability initiatives page.