Eco-Healthy Child Care® Fact Sheets:

The evidence is clear--the first few years of children’s lives are critical to shaping their future health and development. As a child care provider, small changes you make can have a big impact on the children in your care. By reducing their exposure to harmful chemicals, you help prevent illnesses and conditions like asthma, developmental disorders, and even some forms of cancer.

To download our fact sheets, click the links below.

Air Quality

Air Quality (Spanish)


Arsenic (Spanish)

Art Supplies

Art Supplies (Spanish)


Asbestos (Spanish)

Furniture and Carpets

Furniture and Carpets (Spanish)

Household Chemicals

Household Chemicals (Spanish)

Improving Nutrition and Promoting Physical Activity

Improving Nutrition and Promoting Physical Activity (Spanish)


Lead (Spanish)

Making Celebrations Healthy

Making Celebrations Healthy (Spanish)


Mercury (Spanish)

Noise Pollution

Noise Pollution (Spanish)


Pesticides (Spanish)

Plastics and Plastic Toys

Plastics and Plastic Toys (Spanish)


Radon (Spanish)

Recycling and Garbage Storage

Recycling and Garbage Storage (Spanish)

Built Environment

Built Environment (Spanish)


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