You know that overwhelming chemical smell
that seeps out when you open a brand new plastic shower curtain
package? That funky smell is the polyvinyl chloride that it's made
from. It is a significant source of phthalates exposure and the EPA
says it can cause nausea and headaches and may be cancer-causing over
time. We more products that you may decide are just not worth it.
Wal-Mart Stores Inc is considering a radical plan to have store customers deliver packages to online buyers, a new twist on speedier delivery services that the company hopes will enable it to better compete with Amazon.com Inc.