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Our Toxic Home
Is no place safe? The simple act of living exposes us to environmental toxins found in fabrics, vehicle exhaust, plastics and filtering systems in our phones and computers, the list goes on. We can't even escape these elements when we retreat into our homes. Our dwellings are teeming with chemicals that infiltrate our bodies. Some are clearly toxic while others are only suspected of being harmful. Click on the tabs in the interactive graphic above to discover the toxins that are in and around your home and how—if possible—to avoid them. Art by Bonnie Thomas