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AFE 2021: Choosing Safer Cleaning and Disinfecting Alternatives for Households and Small Businesses
November 4, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Safer Cleaning and Disinfecting for Households and Small Businesses
Want to learn how to read past the marketing jargon about “green products” to ensure you are choosing safer cleaning and disinfecting products in your homes and small businesses? Join us for this session as we take a look into what precautions to take in choosing chemical product that work and are still protective of our health and environment.
We will discuss best practices and identify ways to minimize chemical exposure while making better informed purchasing choices. Resources for researching and purchasing vetted cleaning products will be demonstrated and we will provide some simple ways to minimize chemical use in your home and business.
Michelle Gaither is an Industrial Engineer and Environmental Scientist at the Pacific Northwest Pollution Prevention Resource Center, providing technical assistance in industrial and commercial business sectors. Michelle has worked in pollution prevention and sustainability for 26 years.