We’re fortunate that we have clean water available to us on demand. But, as we recently saw in Toledo, Ohio, that water can become contaminated and harmful.
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Yes, I know: indoor air is much dirtier than outdoor air. We don’t ventilate our homes nearly enough. We use chemicals for everything, many of which contain volatile organic compounds, and other pollutants to go straight into the air. We use natural gas appliances, which create risks for unhealthy, even dangerous, carbon monoxide levels. And […]
With so many “natural” and “eco-friendly” alternatives on the market, one would assume it would be easy to dodge harmful chemicals from entering your body, right? Sadly, this is not the case. As more and more companies come out with new personal care and food products, more eco-experts are finding them to be green-washed and full of harmful chemicals.
As women, we spend the majority of money in the marketplace, so we have the power to change how manufactures produce cosmetics by not buying those doused in chemicals. Here are a few easy tips to help you choose a great all-natural lipstick.
Want to get your home just as clean without increasing your carbon footprint or endangering your children? Here are five tips to help you achieve your goal. Many people are aware that cleaning products are not good for the environment, but they don’t necessarily want to sacrifice the cleanliness of their home. Luckily, you can […]
Another week, a lot more coverage of the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico… on the upside, looks like we may be getting to the end of one chapter in this saga. At the risk of sounding like a broken record, I do hope that we don’t see this story disappearing once the […]
[social_buttons] I’ll come back to the Mycotoxin issue soon. Instead, I’ll talk today about my serious worries about Climate Change. People involved in world agriculture have no patience with the supposed “debate” about climate change. We are already seeing the effects, and the projections for the future are not encouraging. The most troubling feature […]
Make this Easter a Green one. 700 new chemicals are untested for toxicity. Check out the new batch of Alternative Autos.
Part 2: Do Fireworks Pose Significant Environmental Danger? Pittsburgh, PA. A place known for its peoples’ good ol’ blue collar fervor, our enthusiasm for everything from our football team (STEELERS!!) to our beer (Iron City) to our hoagies (Primanti’s, brother!). We are thus naturally inclined to encourage bombastic public demonstrations of our affection–in this case, […]
Editor’s note: Cleaning can be a messy business, with all of the chemicals in traditional housecleaning products. Today, Joel at Life Goggles takes a look at a greener, non-toxic cleaning system (which is reasonably priced, also). And, if you like the product reviews we’ve been featuring from LG, make sure to check out their Great […]