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CFCCC Resource Guide

ENVIRONMENT

 

Multiple Chemical Sensitivities/Allergies

 

Allergen Sampling & Analysis

 

Luke Curtis

MS in CIH (Certified in Industrial Health)

1328 Greenwood

Wilmette, IL  60091

(847) 256-3562

cell ph:  (847) 769-4768

lukecurtis < at > aol.com

$350 for Mold Test; results back in one week.

 

Allergy Asthma Technology Ltd.

 

Their product guide features medically tested and approved allergy and asthma prevention products.

 

8224 Lehigh Avenue

Morton Grove, IL  60053

Ph: 800-621-5545

support < at > allergyasthmatech.com

Website: http://www.allergyasthmatech.com

 

Allergy Control Products, Inc.

 

Products that can eliminate allergy‑causing substances.

 

96 Danbury Road

Ridgefield, CT  06877

Ph: 800-255-3749

fax 203-431-8963

Email: info < at > allergycontrol.com

Website: http://www.allergycontrol.com

 

Allergy Research Group

Products & news

Phone: 1-800-545-9960

http://www.allergyresearchgroup.com/

 

American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology

85 West Algonquin Road, Suite 550

Arlington Heights, IL 60005

Locate an allergist near you on their website, or call 1-800-842-7777

Website: http://www.acaai.org/

 

American Lung Association

 

Information available on ways to keep indoor air clean and how to build a healthy home.

 

61 Broadway, 6th Floor
New York, NY 10006

Ph: 212-315-8700, 800-586-4872

Email: info < at > lungusa.org

Website: http://www.lungusa.org

 

BreatheFree.com

 

Allergy, asthma, and health care products.

 

12611 Hidden Creek Way, Suite E

Cerritos, CA 90703

Ph: 877-374-0344

Website: http://www.breathefree.com

 

Country Life Bed & Breakfast

A green haven for travelers with environmental sensitivities.  Innkeepers Wendy and Richard Duvall, who are also MCS sufferers, eschew scented laundry and household cleansers for vinegar, baking soda and other natural commodities, and offer guests hypo-allergenic pillows and mattress covers.  67 Tabor Road, Greenwich, NY 12834; (518) 692-9203

www.countrylifebb.com 

 

Environmental Health Center of the National Safety Council

 

Conducts a variety of outreach and education activities on air quality issue.

 

A Division of the National Safety Council
1025 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Suite 1200,

Washington, DC 20036

Ph: 202-293-2270, 800-557-2366

Fax: 202-293-0032

Website: http://www.nsc.org/ehc.htm

 

Environmental Health Clearinghouse

 

Provides substantive information and key documents on a variety of environmental health issues.

 

Website: http://infoventures.com/e-hlth/

 

Environmental Education and Health Services, Inc.   CALL BACK “HOUSE DOCTORS” ?

 

Has done research on electric and magnetic fields, among other things.

 

PO Box 92004

Austin, TX 78709-2004

Ph: 512-288-2369

Fax: 512-288-9538

 

Environmental Dental Association

 

Offers referrals and information.  Call or write:

 

285 N. El Camino Real suite 102

Encenadas, California 92024

858-586-1208, 800-388-8124

www.angelhealingcenter.com/Dental.html

 

Fisher Henney Naturals

 

Organic cotton, untreated clothes.

 

Website: http://www.vitalbodies.com/4/total/fisher_henney.shtml

 

Generation Green/Center for Environmental Health

 

Advocate for policies that protect children.  Has a recommended reading list for children and tapes with environmental messages, some adult books.  Sells books for children, t-shirts, and reusable shopping bags with Generation Green logo.

 

PO Box 7027

Evanston, IL 60201

Ph: 800-652-0827

Email: info < at > generationgreen.org

Website: www.generationgreen.org

 

The Greener Cleaner

 

Quality dry-cleaning, naturally.  Has pickup and delivery service.

Ph: 773-784-8429

Toll free 888-875-8345. 

Delivery service area runs from the South Loop in Chicago to Wilmette. If you live outside our delivery area, please call and we will evaluate expanding our route.

http://www.greenercleaner.net

 

Chicago/Edgewater

5312 N. Broadway

Chicago, IL

Ph: 773-271-8350

 

Green Seal

Green Seal is an independent non-profit organization dedicated to safeguarding the environment and transforming the marketplace by promoting the manufacture, purchase, and use of environmentally responsible products and services.

1001 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Suite 827

Washington, DC 20036-5525

Phone: 202-872-6400
Fax: 202-872-4324

Email: greenseal < at > greenseal.org

http://www.greenseal.org

www.rochestermidland.com/division/institut/ghouse.html

 

Healthy Building Network

 

Bill Walsh

National Coordinator

2425 18th Street NW

Washington, DC 200009

Ph: 202-232-4108

Fax: 202-332-0463

Website: www.healthybuilding.net

 

Healthy Green Goods

Eco-friendly, toxin-free products for your home, body & future.

 

702 Main Street
Evanston, IL 60202
847-864-9098

http://www.healthygreengoods.com/

 

Hilton Chicago O'Hare Airport

Now has two Enviro-Rooms available for those with asthma or allergies.  Contact below for more information.

O’Hare Intl Airport, PO Box 66414Chicago, Illinois 60666
773-686-8000

Fax: 773-601-2873

(See also the Safer Travel Directory)

 

Healthy House Institute

 

Designed to help you improve your home's interior environment, especially its indoor air quality.  Articles available on their web site.

 

430 North Sewell Rd.
Bloomington, IN  47408
Ph/Fax: 812-332-5073

Email: healthy < at > bloomington.in.us
Website: http://www.hhinst.com

 

Indoor Environmental Diagnostics

Offers on-site inspection to determine quality of air and presence of toxic chemicals, mold, carbon monoxide, radon, and electromagnetic radiation.

 

Barbara Bobbitt, Environmental Consultant

393 Duane St. #204

Glen Ellyn, IL 60137

630-545-0997

630-601-9158 cell

www.iediagnostics.com

 

Janice's

Environmentally safe clothing, linens, and other home furnishings.

 

198 Route 46

Budd Lake, NJ  07828

800-526-4237

fax:  973-691-5459

e-mail:  Jswack < at > worldnet.att.net

www.janices.com

 

Lifekind Products

 

Chemical free beds, organic mattresses and bedding. Call to find out about the chemicals in your current mattress.


PO Box 1774
Grass Valley, CA 95945
Ph: 800-284-4983

Website: www.organicmattresses.com

 

Marriot Brand Lodgings will be smoke-free as of September, 2007

(including Marriott, JW Marriott, The Ritz-Carlton, Renaissance, Courtyard, Residence Inn, SpringHill Suites, Fairfield Inn, TownePlace Suites and Marriott ExecuStay.)

Reservations in the USA & Canada:
888-236-2427 toll-free

www.marriott.com/suggest/suggest.mi

 

 

Naturally Clean

 

Cleaning service using non-toxic, natural cleaning products.  Both residential and commercial cleaning; daily, weekly, bi-weekly, and monthly cleaning services.

 

2916 North 76th Court
Elmwood Park, IL 60707
Ph: 708-453-6990

www.naturallyclean.com

 

N.E.E.D.S. (National Ecological and Environmental Delivery System)

 

Products for chemically sensitive persons.

 

527 Charles Avenue, Suite 12-A

Syracuse, NY  13209

Ph: 800-634-1380

Website: www.needs.com

 

Vitamins, supplements, health and beauty aids, and domestics.

 

P.O. Box 580th Avenue

East Syracuse, NY  13057

Ph: 800-634-1380

Website: http://www.needs.com

 

Pacifica Furniture Co. (was Realmuto Furniture Works)

Builds non-toxic furniture from scratch.

2023 W. Carroll Ave Suite C-205
Chicago, IL 60612
(312) 685-5503

 

 

Patagonia

 

Uses organic cotton in clothing.  Write, call, or use the website to request a catalog.

 

Patagonia Mail Order
8550 White Fir St.
P.O. Box 32050

Reno, NV 89523-2050

Ph: 800-638-6464

Fax: 800-543-5522

Website: http://www.patagonia.com

 

Safer Travel Directory

Green Lodging Directory for the Health Conscious and Chemically Sensitive

http://www.safertraveldirectory.com/

Order the 2007 - 2008 Safer Travel Directory, pay $17.00 for USA/Canadian destinations and $23.00 for International destinations

Or:  Order by check/money order
Send check or money order (US funds only) payable to:
Christie Parkhurst
P.O. Box 848393
Pembroke Pines, FL 33084

 

Swartzhoff Cleaners

600 W. Oakton

Evanston, IL  60602

847-328-3110

Solvent used to dry clean clothing is allowed to dry out completely before returning to customer.

 

Zicam: Homeopathic allergy/cold nasal gel.  Available at Walgreen’s and Osco.      (note* some people have experienced loss of  sense of smell from repeated use of this product.)