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School Supplies - Eco-Friendly Products for a Healthier School Year

A new report has shown that the level of toxins in an Amazing Spiderman backpack would make it illegal if it was a toy. The study conducted by the...

Brain Fog: 4 Simple Fixes for Helping Your Brain at Work

Do you ever feel tired, sluggish, foggy, unable to learn, remember, plan or control emotions at work? New research and better understanding of ce...

Non-toxic recipes with natural ingredients for spring cleaning

Winter's out. Spring is in. Bring it on! Just in case spring cleaning is on your list of things to do, here is a link to our favorite site with ho...

Xylene-free markers are best for your health

Can you imagine finding out that your child's behavioral problems in school are not behavior-related at all? This has been the case in many situati...

9 ways to kill Valentine's Day with chemicals

We're not immune to the toxins in our environment. We already know know that our environment can affect our health and our mood... but our love lif...

Easy Tips to Green Your Halloween

Halloween should be scary for the right reasons. But the waste generated by this celebration is altogether a different cause for fright. The store-...

Whose role is it to ensure safe products at school?

The parents? Teachers? PTAs? Administrators? School Boards? Government? Everybody? Nobody? There's little doubt that safer products are critical t...

One Secret Ingredient in Eco-Friendly Pools and Pens

What do AusPen dry-erase markers and many swimming pools have in common? They both use a rubbing alcohol (isopropyl alcohol) as an eco-friendly al...