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The Center for Environmental Health (CEH) reported on August 30, 2013, that independent testing revealed that cocamide diethanolamine (cocamide DEA), a cancer-causing chemically-modified form of coconut oil, was discovered in 98 shampoos, soaps, and other personal care products sold by major national retailers.
Labor Day is so much a part of our culture that we rarely pause to consider its purpose and meaning. Labor Day is often more associated with fairs and a long weekend, than its original meaning -- a celebration of workers.
As Chagrin Valley Soap & Salve grew, we began shipping to countries all over this wide, wide world. We now have a world map in our shop with push-pins on each country to which we ship. I get so excited each time I place a new pin the map, but more importantly, the map has been a fascinating study in geography.