Playgrounds should be fun AND relatively safe places for kids and adults to enjoy [iframe src=”http://giphy.com/embed/SwPqnGe5xJst2?html5=true” width=”480″ height=”269″ frameBorder=”0″ webkitAllowFullScreen mozallowfullscreen allowFullScreen></iframe] We recently blogged about concerns surrounding artificial turfs (with Gifs!), and a particular type of artificial turf has raised quite a few concerns- crumb rubber. Developed in the mid-1960s, synthetic turfs began popping […]
As parents become more aware of the chemicals their children are exposed to on a daily basis (and the negative effects on their health), many are trying to reduce their exposure to many of these toxic chemicals. And while switching to non-toxic products at home may seem to be a doable challenge, trying to reduce your child’s exposure at school may seem out of reach! But don’t despair…it can be done.