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Are Toxic PBDEs Lurking in Your Mattress?

Posted on November 11th, 2011 by Elaine Rosales  |  36 Comments »

If you live in California, chances are your upholstered furniture and bedding products are flame-retardant because of strict fire safety standards. But did you know that the material used for these products may be dangerous to your health? Dr. Joseph Mercola warns that flame-retardant furniture and bedding products may be filled with polybrominateddiphenyl ethers (PBDEs)that […]