Post Tagged with: "Toxins"

Worldchanging Women

Panning for Gold in the World’s Poorest Countries: A Toxic Story

Panning for Gold in the World’s Poorest Countries: A Toxic Story

How common is gold panning in the modern world?

by × September 4, 2014 × 0 comments

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Are Carpets Unhealthy? Many Harm Indoor Air Quality: There Are Nontoxic Options

Are Carpets Unhealthy? Many Harm Indoor Air Quality: There Are Nontoxic Options

The typical carpet, made from petroleum-based synthetic fibers, contains dozens of chemicals and gases, including volatile organic compounds (VOCs) and other potential toxins.

by × March 5, 2013 × 2 comments

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Breast Cancer Awareness: Go Green to Really Go Pink

Breast Cancer Awareness: Go Green to Really Go Pink

We’re surrounded by endocrine-disrupting compounds at every turn, not to mention countless pesticides and other environmental toxins. Could all this chemical crap have ties to […]

by × October 19, 2010 × 3 comments

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Abercrombie and Fitch (Deservedly) Earns Green Teens' Wrath with Mall Protest

Abercrombie and Fitch (Deservedly) Earns Green Teens' Wrath with Mall Protest

Abercrombie and Fitch has long walked the ‘adored by teens, hated by adults’ line, what with controversies sparked by their scantily-clad (and strangely hairless) models […]

by × September 28, 2010 × 2 comments

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Human Ingredients T-Shirt: Fascinating and Disturbing

Human Ingredients T-Shirt: Fascinating and Disturbing

This thought-provoking tee isn’t organic, but it is available on American Apparel stock shirts, so at least you can choose a fair-trade option. I think […]

by × January 13, 2010 × 2 comments

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Healthy Child Healthy World: Creating a Cleaner, Greener, Safer Home

Healthy Child Healthy World: Creating a Cleaner, Greener, Safer Home

Healthy Child, Healthy World is an organization founded by Nancy and Jim Chuda. After losing their daughter, Collette, to a non-hereditary form of cancer, the […]

by × June 3, 2009 × 1 comment

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Toxin-Free Kid's Tea Party!

Toxin-Free Kid's Tea Party!

The team at Green Toys™ Inc. has a lot to celebrate. They announced that in their first year as an environmentally friendly toy company, they […]

by × November 10, 2008 × 0 comments

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The FDA Officially SUCKS!!

This is truly upsetting to me; doesn’t the FDA work for the American people? Aren’t we paying their salaries? See why I’m so pissed in […]

by × September 19, 2008 × 5 comments

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The War on Bugs

The War on Bugs

For anyone else who digs on books that examine how PR shapes public perception, Will Allen’s new book, The War on Bugs is the latest […]

by × March 12, 2008 × 3 comments

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Eco Moms: Inspirational Green Links

Eco Moms: Inspirational Green Links

As a new mother, I am always researching various topics regarding child rearing and environmentally friendly practices. Here are a few sites that I frequent […]

by × September 8, 2007 × 16 comments