Tag Archives: Household Health & Safety

Is Your ‘Green’ Cleaner Dirty, Too? | Rodale News

So true! Get to know what’s in your cleaners (and your skincare!) – it’ll save you wasting your money on products that aren’t as natural as they claim…  Unfortunately, too many natural products are heavy on fragrance, using essential oils, which if not properly used, emit many of the same VOCs. Why we don’t add ANY ingredients […]

Is Your Coffee Maker Toxic? » EcoWatch

Oh dear! We think a good old stove coffee pot works best! – For many people, that rich steaming cup of coffee is an essential part of getting the day off on the right foot. And we’ve learned that drinking coffee (not in excess!) can actually be good for your health. A study published in […]

What’s in Those Supplements? – NYTimes.com

Why eating real food beats pills any time! – The New York State attorney general’s office accused four national retailers on Monday of selling dietary supplements that were fraudulent and in many cases contaminated with unlisted ingredients. The authorities said they had run tests on popular store brands of herbal supplements at the retailers — Walmart, Walgreens, Target and […]