Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Seventh Generation natural cleaning GIVEAWAY!

Thanks to myblogspark.comand Seventh Generation I was able to try out a few of their environmentally friendly cleaning products and so can you!



Seventh Generation sent me (and maybe you);

2 Jumbo rolls of 100% recycled paper towels
1 bottle of disinfecting multi surface cleaning (Lemongrass & Thyme scent)
1 bottle of disinfecting bathroom cleaner (Lemongrass & Thyme scent)
1 bottle of disinfecting wipes
The book “The Conscious Kitchen” by Alexandra Zissu
And a nice carry all to keep it in.

I absolutely love the disinfecting multi surface spray. With our first little one on the way I like the fact it kills over 99% of germs naturally, including influenza A and H1N1. Since the cleaner is natural you can use it on anything including high chairs and children’s toys, a feature we’ll be using in the near future. The disinfecting spray isn’t something Matt and I would have even though could be all natural so we would have never tried it without this opportunity.

I also however really like what I’ve been able to read in the book. “The Conscious Kitchen” by Alexandra Zissu – I’ve only had time to flip through it so far but I can tell I’ll be using this book for reference a lot in the future. She list things to buy, foods to look for and questions to ask while you’re shipping. My favorite tip so far is her advice to start small. Don’t switch out all your cleaning products right away – instead start with just one, preferably the one you use the most. And she’s right I’m not ready to swap out everything right now but I can definitely start the change by buying the Seventh Generation multi surface cleaner for now on.

So now on to the giveaway!

There are four ways to enter and you can do so until next Thursday, April 29th at midnight.

Option 1: Leave a comment answering the following question.
“ According to the Consumer Product safety commission how many hazardous chemical products can be found in the average American home?”
*Take your best guess – answers do not have to be correct

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Option 4: Post about this giveaway somewhere and include a link back here
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Pick any of the four ways to enter or enter four times by doing all of them but just make sure for each entry you leave a comment with your contact info so I can contact you in case you win.

Remember you can enter until Thursday, April 29th at midnight. I’ll post the winner on Friday the 30th.



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48 comments:

Thao said...

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Tamara B. said...

63 hazardous chemical products can be found in the average American home
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Cheryl F. {The Lucky Ladybug} said...

"The average American home contains more than 1,000 different chemicals. (EPA)" and "Over 150 chemicals commonly found in homes have been linked to allergies, birth defects, cancer, and psychological abnormalities. (Consumer Product Safety Commission)" *Thanks* for the giveaway!
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Caden said...

According to the Consumer Product safety commission how many hazardous chemical products can be found in the average American home?

I'd say several hundred. Let's say 367. Probably 100 in my nail polish bag alone!

rubymoon said...

I'm going to guess as I did read this in a Green Living book awhile back.

60

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Carolyn said...

I'm guessing about 10, some crossing over into other like products.

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CoveredInCrafts said...

I"m going to guess 140. I'm dying to try some of those products! I hope i win!

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Amanda said...

63! or around 10 gallons in the average American home.
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Michele P. said...

I would say around 600 or so-there are tons of things with chemicals on them and we just don't realize it until we start to think about it...

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Lois S said...

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amanda said...

I would guess around 100 because almost everything in the home contains chemicals.
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Felicia said...

Hmmm...my best guess would be 23..?

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kmartinez528 said...

There are many hazardous chemicals in a household that people don't even consider. I would guess that there are probably over 100 in the house, the garage, and the storage shed.

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kmartinez528 said...

Just tweeted about your giveaway and left a link @kmartinezinusa

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