The Environmental Health Association of BC

Safer Home Maintenance Alternatives

Building Materials | Paint | Pesticides & Herbicides | Non-Toxic Household Products

Building Materials

Not all "green" building materials or projects will necessarily be compatible with ES persons. Screen to match up with your personal needs.

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The VOC content of a product is not the only ingredient to consider. Those with ES often do better with paint formulas containing the least toxic ingredients. Test for personal tolerance.

All paints are available in Canada.

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Pesticides & Herbicides

See also, "Bed Bugs, Least Toxic Controls" on page 6 and "Non-Toxic Weed Control" on page 7 of Newsletter #30 in our newsletter archives.

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Non-Toxic Household Products


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Updated: April 9, 2018