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Safe & Healthy

Clean Safe 2010Learn how cleaning can help you control allergies and asthma and prevent a cold or the flu. Also, learn how you can help prevent poisoning and keep the environment safe.

Poison Prevention

Safety first - Read and follow all instructions on all products prior to use. Beware of the mix-at-home and learn more about the safe use and storage of cleaning products to prevent poisoning emergencies.

Download Clean and Safe in the 21st Century to help guide you in the safe and effective use of cleaning products.


Clean Hands are all about good health. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the single most important thing we can do to keep from getting sick and spreading illness to others is to wash our hands.

Allergens & Asthma This section includes information for different audiences on cleaning to control indoor allergens including materials in English, Spanish and Vietnamese.

Cold & Flu Because Cleaning Matters®, do your part! Wash your hands frequently, cover your sneeze and stay home if you are sick. Educate others about good hygiene during cold and flu season! Also read about H1N1 (Swine Flu) updates & resources.

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Don't Wash Your Energy Down The Drain: Learn how you can save energy and keep a few extra dollars in your freshly-washed pocket.

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What Can I Do? It's all about choices... and doing what's best for the environment -- a goal that's important for all of us! Follow this step-by-step guide to buying, using and disposing of household cleaning products - the environmentally smart way.

Source Reduction Source reduction is decreasing the amount of materials or energy used during the manufacturing or distribution of products and packages. Learn how cleaning product companies are stopping waste before it starts.

Recycle It! Homes and business produce tons of garbage and more than 75% is thrown away. With your help, things can be different. Lear more about recycling laundry and cleaning product bottles and cartons.