March 8, 2012 @ 6:01 PM

In our busy society, we want things to be convenient and easy, especially when it comes to cleaning. 

When you go to the store, you are bombarded with shelves of cleaning products, some green and some not so green.  But what could be easier and faster than the old fashioned way. 

For years, before the chemical companies told us we had to kill every germ in the house, we used items like hot water, vinegar, and baking soda.

Vinegar kills 99 percent of bacteria, 82 percent of mold, and 80 percent of germs (viruses).
Read more: http://www.care2.com/greenliving/vinegar-kills-bacteria-mold-germs.html#ixzz1oZhVAcEo

Why do we need air fresheners? What's wrong with opening the windows and doors to air out the house like we used to do?  And, yes... even in the winter. 

There have been many studies done linking cancer to chemicals that we might find in everyday cleaning products. Here is a recent article linking breast cancer and chemical cleaners. Whether or not you believe the connection, why take a chance?  It's easier than ever to get away from toxic cleaners.  There are many non-toxic options on the market now, including of course all of our Blue Wonder products.  

On our website, we also have an article Chemicals in Your Home that give you a summary of some of the chemicals used in household products and the potential negative health effects.

For a healthier you and a healthier home, non-toxic products are the way to go.