Non-toxic home cleaning products

Non-toxic home cleaning products

Lead based paint found in older homes creates our greatest exposure to environmental lead.
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Lead based paint found in older homes creates our greatest exposure to environmental lead.

Home & Family

Your Home

This section of our website includes information and resources on topics related to the physical aspects of housing, including energy conservation, indoor air quality, water purity, safety in the home, emergency preparedness, and home maintenance and repairs.

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Food Dating

Many food containers have expiration dates, but what do they mean? Are foods safe to eat after the date has passed? Learn more here.

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Radon

Radon is the leading cause of lung cancer among non-smokers. Do you know what radon is? Where it is? How to test for it? Learn about it here and how to get a free radon home test kit.

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Lead

Lead is highly toxic and dangerous. Learn how it can affect you and what you can do.

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Mold

Mold can cause great damage to your home. Click here to learn more about this organism and how to control it.

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Deer

Deer Resistant Plants

Is there anything they won't eat? Although no plant is completely "deer proof", we've compiled a chart of deer-resistant varieties that may avoid their browsing.

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Be Prepared!

CCE provides tested information on how to prepare for emergencies including natural disasters, power outages, fires, infectious diseases, radiation spills and more!

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Last updated July 13, 2017