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INTERVIEW WITH CARLOS DE PRADA FROM HOGAR SIN TÓXICOS (TOXIN-FREE HOME)

Your home may be full of plastic, but also, without becoming aware, full of toxins that will harm both your health and the health of your loved ones. In order to provide answers on how to combat this problem we have turned to Carlos de Prada, person in charge of the campaign Hogar sin tóxicos (Toxin-free Home) run by Fundación Vivo Sano.(Vivo Sano Foundation)
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HOW TO PROTECT YOUR BABY FROM ENDOCRINE DISRUPTORS

What are endocrine disruptors?
Endocrine disruptors are synthetic or -rarely- natural substances that alter our hormonal system.
The most common disruptors are: bisphenols (not just A), phthalates, heavy metals, flame retardants, parabens, etc. They are responsible for numerous health problems such as cancer, diabetes or neurological diseases and can affect fertility.
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HEALTHY CONTAINERS FOR HEALTHY FOOD

We start this month with a new #IlivePlasticFree challenge.
One of the reasons that led us to create Sinplástico was seeing how we spend such amount of time and money when buying healthy and quality food and then keep it, transport it and reheat it in unhealthy plastic containers.

Why should we give up our plastic airtight […]