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  1. photo Put Your Children to Sleep On Non-Toxic Baby MattressesPut Your Children to Sleep On Non-Toxic Baby MattressesArticle
    been associated with developmental neurotoxicity. Convenience finishes: In addition to flame retardants, most mattresses are also treated with formaldehyde to prevent stains, which isn’t healthyRead more
  2. photo The Ultimate Guide on How to Detoxify Your Body and Home (+ Recipes)The Ultimate Guide on How to Detoxify Your Body and Home (+ Recipes)Treatment
    Download this article as a PDF Let's talk about body detox, shall we? Now, before we begin, it's only fair I warn you that this is one super long article. Why? Because we wanted to offer the most...Read more
  3. photo 5 Tips to Make a Healthy Home For Your Pet5 Tips to Make a Healthy Home For Your PetArticle
    for bleach, ammonia, chlorine, glycol ethers and formaldehyde. These ingredients can cause health problems in adults and children, but young kids and pets are particularly at risk for cancer, anemia, liverRead more
  4. photo Sleep Better: Create a Healthy Organic BedroomSleep Better: Create a Healthy Organic BedroomArticle
    Can you really consider it “rest” if you’re busy breathing in off-gassed formaldehyde, petrochemicals and pesticides while you sleep? If those bedcovers you love to curl up in are made from nonRead more
  5. photo Sleep Like a Baby: 10 Tricks For a Better SnoozeSleep Like a Baby: 10 Tricks For a Better SnoozeArticle
    , but if it was made using non-organic fibers, it has likely been sprayed with flame-retardants and other chemicals. Meaning, you breathe in off-gassed chemicals, like formaldehyde, petrochemicals and pesticides, whileRead more
  6. photo 5 Pointless Chemicals in Your Home5 Pointless Chemicals in Your HomeArticle
    from your home using a vacuum with a HEPA filter. 3. Formaldehyde You’ve heard of formaldehyde, right? Well, besides preserving dead bodies, this chemical is also commonly found in cosmetics, buildingRead more
  7. photo Take Chemicals out of Bedtime with Organic BeddingTake Chemicals out of Bedtime with Organic BeddingArticle
    options contain formaldehyde and chemical dyes. Yuck! So, how can you avoid purchasing bedding that could harm your health? The first step: know your organic options. Organic cotton sheets, mattressesRead more

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Formaldehyde

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Formaldehyde is a naturally-occurring organic compound with the formula CH2O or HCHO. It is the simplest aldehyde and is also known by its systematic name methanal. The common name of this substance comes from its similarity and relation to formic acid.A gas at room temperature, formaldehyde is colorless and has a characteristic pungent, irritating odor. It is an important precursor to many...More