The Many Ways in Which Your Mattress May Harm Your Health

The Many Ways in Which Your Mattress May Harm Your Health

23 Considering you’re spending a third of your life in bed, your mattress could be a significant source of toxic exposure, and if you look around, you’ll find anecdotal reports of people getting sick from toxins traced back to their mattress.

Perfluoroalkyl Chemicals From Firefighting Foam Pollute Water

Perfluoroalkyl Chemicals From Firefighting Foam Pollute Water

DoD has reported that at least 126 drinking water systems near military bases are contaminated with PFASs, due to their use in firefighting foam.4 However, although other countries are now using firefighting foam that does not contain these toxic chemicals, the U.S. military is not.