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I have been struggling with this too, and working hard to get a 'reasonable' but natural registry list. babiesrus.com and target.com actually have a fair amount of organic stuff - mostly it's not in the stores, but can be ordered online.
This page has a lot of good articles:
I found this one on avoiding plastic useful:
I found a bunch of the items they suggested through Amazon. There are lots of smaller retailers that sell organic/natural items as well, see e.g. http://shop.nurturecenter.com/
I went with glass bottles for storing milk - there's also a debate on latex vs silicone nipples for the bottles. I can't remember the details, but I think silicone are better(?).
This site has reviews of off-gassing and other toxics from car seats:
We cross-compared this list with the Consumer Reports safety ratings to pick a seat that fared well in both toxics and safety.
Haba and Under the Nile make organic or 'natural' toys - you can get their stuff through Amazon or other sites.
The Environmental Working Group has a database of cosmetics and rates products as far as their 'toxicity' etc:
I am struggling with playpen/pack&plays because the mattresses are synthetic and therefore treated with fire retardants. The actual chemicals they use are usually not disclosed (i.e. really hard to find out what they are), but there's evidence that they are endocrine disruptors etc. I opted not to register for a playpen right now (also avoiding the Boppy pillow things for the same foam/synthetic reasons), though I did get a Graco bouncy seat. Mixed feelings about that because the cushions again certainly have bad stuff in them. I also am debating what to do with a co-sleeper given to us by a friend - they sell an organic mattress for the co-sleeper to replace the synthetic/chemically-treated one, but I can't decide if it's worth it.
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