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1,4-Dioxane and Laundry Soap: Free and Gentle or a Marketing Free-for-All?

Bill Chameides | Posted 07.07.2012 | Green
Bill Chameides

Two Tide products had 1,4-dioxane concentrations at the high end of what was typical in the 1990s -- levels that were supposedly a thing of the past. (Note: There are likely more products than these containing the chemical; the study only looked at 20 products.)

Is Your Laundry Detergent Toxic?

Posted 04.26.2012 | Green

From Mother Nature Network's Matt Hickman: Now, you probably have enough to worry about as it is with geese colliding into airplanes, Kim Kardashia...

Here's the Dirt on Some Common Laundry Detergents

Diane MacEachern | Posted 05.30.2012 | Green
Diane MacEachern

Few people would intentionally wash their clothes in detergent that contains cancer-causing chemicals. But if you use some of the most popular laundry brands in the market, that's exactly what you could be doing.

No More Toxins: J&J Removing Harmful Chemicals From Baby Products

AP | By LINDA A. JOHNSON | Posted 01.16.2012 | Parents

TRENTON, N.J. -- Amid pressure from activists, Johnson & Johnson said Wednesday that it is continuing efforts to remove traces of two harmful chemical...

Greening Hollywood: Eco-Beauty And Sustainable Skincare (Part 1)

Paige Donner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Paige Donner

Do we really know what we're buying when we buy "natural" and "certified organic" skincare products? Quite a few experts would insist that no, actually, we do NOT.