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How To Buy PVC-Free School Supplies

Watch more Back to School videos: Subscribe to Howcast's YouTube Channel - Buy PVC-free school supplies with this guide. Howcast uploads the highest quality how-to videos daily! Be sure to check out our playlists for guides that interest you: Subscribe to Howcast's other YouTube Channels: Howcast Health Channel - Howcast Video Games Channel - Howcast Tech Channel - Howcast Food Channel - Howcast Arts & Recreation Channel - Howcast Sports & Fitness Channel - Howcast Personal Care & Style Channel - Howcast empowers people with engaging, useful how-to information wherever, whenever they need to know how. Emphasizing high-quality instructional videos, Howcast brings you experts who provide accurate information in easy-to-follow tutorials on everything from makeup, hairstyling, nail art design, and soccer to parkour, skateboarding, dancing, kissing, and much, much more. Step 1: Go online Go online and search for PVC-free school supplies to familiarize yourself with safe plastic-alternative materials. Step 2: Download and print Download and print the Back-to-School Guide for PVC-Free School Supplies published by the Center for Health, Environment and Justice at, where you will obtain all the information needed to buy safe plastic. Tip Download and print out the condensed wallet-size guide so you can carry it with you. Step 3: Go online to shop Shop online for plastic-alternative school supplies that are PVC-free and manufactured from recycled and natural materials. Step 4: Shop at the major retail level Go shopping online at major retailers where you can also choose PVC-free alternative plastic products from environmentally friendly or green product lines. Tip Look for the standard recycling symbol and don't buy school supplies with the number 3 located in the center or letters V or PVC directly under the recycling symbol. If in doubt contact the manufacturer. Step 5: Relax Relax now that you know you have bought safe alternative-plastic school supplies for your child, and you have made the world more environmentally friendly at the same time. Did You Know? Studies have suggested a connection between vinyl flooring and autism in children.
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