As a parent you try your best to keep your children safe and healthy.
You feed them organic food, buy safe toys, and now you should read a tip about safe markers, posted by ecomii.com
Today’s Tip: Make Your Mark as a Parent
Protect your kids from toxic fumes by avoiding alcohol or solvent-based magic markers.
Choose safe, water-based markers instead. Look for seals of approval from the Art and Creative Materials Institute (ACMI-AP), or American Society for Testing and Materials ( ASTM).
Alcohol and solvent-based markers – such as permanent markers – contain dangerous chemicals such as xylene, toluene, and acetone, and children are especially susceptible to them.
Did you know:
If safety wasn’t reason enough, did you know that water-based markers are much easier to clean up?