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Once you know the 10 most common places germs linger in your home, you can take simple steps to eliminate them.
In everything from our food-storage containers and shampoo bottles to our flooring and kids' toys, plastic is pervasive. But with a few simple steps, you can get harmful plastics out of your life for good.
The kitchen is rife with plastics, many of which leach dangerous chemicals into our food. Keep your health in mind—learn to use plastics safely.