Alternatives to Chemicals

You’d be surprised how many everyday household products are hazardous. That means: made from materials or substances that could harm your health or the environment if not managed according to the maker’s directions.

Because of this potential danger, we’ve compiled some important do’s and don’ts on how to use, store and dispose of household hazardous products safely.

Even better, you should also consider using natural, non-toxic products as alternatives to do the same job. You’ll find some excellent suggestions below.

Safer alternatives to household hazardous products (PDF, 162kb)

Safer alternatives for the kitchen (PDF, 152kb)

Safer alternatives for the bathroom (PDF, 171kb)

Safer alternatives for the laundry (PDF, 199kb)

Safer alternatives for the garden (PDF, 332kb)