It’s finally candle season, yay! But don’t toxify your home!
One of my favorite things to do during the shorter days of winter is to light candles and cuddle up on the couch, but did you know that some candles release toxic chemicals into your air?
Unfortunately, many candles are made with paraffin wax which creates highly toxic benzene and toluene when burned (both are known carcinogens). Some wicks have even been known to contain heavy metals, which are then released into the air when burned. And don’t even get ... Read more »