Here’s one I never considered: disposable baby wipes can carry dangerous – even fatal – bacteria. The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports that a manufacturer knowingly shipped potentially dangerous wipes, and that after confirming bacterial contamination, the FDA failed to take Enforcement action. Read about it here.
I'm a writer and the mother of William and Fergus. Before dedicating my work to children's environmental health, I earned an MA in Cultural Reporting and Criticism from New York University and was a photography editor at The New Yorker. My family is preparing to move to New Orleans, where my husband, an architect, is building us a non-toxic home.
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