Phthalates are found in toys, electronics, personal care products, plastic wraps, containers, and more. These petroleum based chemicals help soften plastics, and bind fragrances to perfumes, deodorants, creams, and other personal care products. Phthalates are are not chemically bound, meaning they can easily get released into the air, water, or your body, just by using the products as intended. Phthalates have been found to disrupt the endocrine system, which can cause reproductive damage, hormonal imbalances, infertility, mood changes, metabolism changes, and more.
This product is made by a family-owned business. EarthHero loves to support and empower businesses built around strong family values.
We support small businesses and craftspeople who create each of their products with care. Handmade products are generally produced on a small scale, without the use of large energy consuming factories and production facilities. Buying handmade helps support art, communities, and people’s livelihoods.
Some or all of the energy used to make this product is produced via renewable energy sources such as solar, wind, or hydropower.
This product does not contain any animal products or byproducts, and has not been tested on animals.
Made in the USA
This product was made in the United States. Buying locally made items helps to reduce harmful emissions that result from transportation during and after the production process. Purchasing products made in the United States also ensures that the items are produced in ways that meet strict safety and labor standards.
Low Impact Dyes
Companies can adopt multiple practices to dye their textiles and products in a more environmentally safe way. Low impact dyes usually do not contain toxins such as heavy metals, plasticizers, fluorocarbons, and formaldehyde. Sustainable dyes can also be water or plant based, or use less water than conventional dyeing methods.
Hygge (pronounced hoo-ga) is the concept of creating an atmosphere of coziness for yourself, slowing down, and finding something special in everyday life. And the Edith Vegan Soy Candle + Planter from Hyggelight embodies just that! Made from 100% pure soy wax that is free of additives, colorants, phthalates, and toxins, it features a lead-free cotton wick, and is hand poured in small batches in Ohio. The candle comes in a handmade reusable ceramic plant pot, and includes a wildflower seed paper Read More