"For all of us
who know that we are exposed to toxic chemicals every minute of our lives
but feel helpless to do much about it, here is an opportunity to take some
Suzuki, scientist and environmentalist
is wonderful !!! Congratulations to the AEHA on what must have been a mammoth
project. We will certainly be letting our patients know about it, as it
applies the precautionary principle, suggesting the most likely safest
product choices, given the available scientific evidence. Hopefully, the
will stimulate further research in this important, yet neglected consumer
Lynn Marshall, Medical Director, Environmental Health Clinic
Women's College Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, ON
"This Guide provides
what we all hoped the Internet would deliver years ago -- uncommercial,
clear, unbiased information produced by a non-profit group with nothing
to sell. Print off pages and take them with you when you shop. You and
the planet will be healthier for it!"
Ship, Complementary Health practitioner
"Thank you for
this amazing resource. It is a challenge being sensitive to so many artificial
and natural scents, flavors, colors, preservatives, additives...etc. I
have been recovering from serious debility and post traumatic stress, and
detoxing my life has made a huge difference. ... it is information
like yours that has made it possible! "
"This guide is
extremely important and helpful in a timely way. The epidemic of cancers
that we are all facing is intimately tied to chemical use, although conventional
medicine often fails to face this obvious link. Recent mainstream scientific
evidence linking chemicals in tap water to miscarriages is a wake-up call.
Educating the public about less toxic products is absolutely essential
for the health of humans, other species and our planet. Thank you so much
for your work in producing and disseminating this information."
"Thank you! Thank
you! I'll be referring to this guide often! "
"Many thanks to
the Nova Scotia Allergy and Environmental Health Association for this extremely
helpful guide to avoiding unnecessary toxic threats in our homes."
May, Executive Director, Sierra Club of Canada
"Great web site.
I have been looking for something like that for a long time."
"Hi Folks, Your
web site is very impressive. Very good to see someone taking some action
on this crucial subject."
"I can't tell
you how wonderful your new site is. not only to me as a severe multiple
chemical/environmental allergy person, but to educate others to the effects
of scents, chemicals etc. to someone like me... Keep up the good