dirty dozen

12 Hormone alternating chemicals and how to avoid them

Hormone alternating chemicals

When it comes to fruits and vegetables, many people are aware of the "Clean fifteen" and "Dirty dozen" but are you aware of other common chemicals found around the house and how you can avoid them?  

Here are 12 of the worst hormone disruptors commonly found in the house. Are they in your house? 

  • BPA
  • Dioxin
  • Phthalates
  • Organophosphate Pesticides
  • Glycol Ethers
  • Perchlorate
  • Fire Retardants
  • Lead
  • Arsenic
  • Mercury
  • PFCs

Follow the link to see easy ways to remove chemicals commonly found around the house that can interrupt the endocrine system.  


Many thanks to the environmental working group!