BROADCAST DATE : Sep 14, 2012

Lousy Labels: Home Edition

They're on your bedding, your kitchenware, and the cleaning products you use: labels claiming products are "non-toxic", "biodegradable" and include "natural ingredients." But are these common household products really as eco-conscious - or as safe - as you think?

Erica Johnson investigates so-called "green" household products, putting them to the test, and uncovering surprising truths about some popular brands. She counts down ten products which deserve a Lousy Label for their claims to be greener and safer.