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The Cleaning Products At Your Office Could Be Triggering Asthma Symptoms

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2016 | Healthy Living

By Roxanne Nelson (Reuters Health) - Fumes from cleaning products used at work can make existing asthma worse, according to a new stud...

The Cleaning Mistake You Definitely Don't Want To Make

The Huffington Post | Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson | Posted 03.17.2015 | HuffPost Home

Even though green cleaning practices have made their way into many homes, some jobs are best left to that time-tested combination of bleach and elbow ...

Floor to Walls: How to Reduce Exposure to Household Toxins

Hannah Helsabeck | Posted 05.09.2015 | Green
Hannah Helsabeck

Products often warn users about the risks of a product and how specifically to use it. Follow outlined guidelines for exact use. It's also important to throw away partially full containers of old or unneeded chemical safely.

7 Cleaning Products You're Using WAY Too Much

The Huffington Post | Brie Dyas & Suzy Strutner | Posted 08.03.2015 | HuffPost Home

(Photo Credit: Getty Images) When faced with a gigantic mess, it's tempting to get heavy-handed with cleaning products. Because there's no such thi...

Target Is About To Get Way More Honest

The Huffington Post | Chanel Parks | Posted 05.30.2014 | Style

Good news for eco-friendly shoppers! Jessica Alba and Christopher Gavigan's brand, The Honest Company, will debut at Target and startin...

The Terrifying Truth About The Toxins In Your Everyday Products

Posted 03.24.2014 | Green

Many of us don't realize exactly how hazardous the chemicals in products we use every day can be to our health. Toxins in household cleaners, water bo...

Important Facts About The Safety Of Household Products, From Alexandra Zissu (WATCH)

Posted 09.03.2013 | Home

On Mondays With Marlo this week, Green Living Expert & Author Alexandra Zissu stressed that you must act as a gatekeeper and be conscious of the produ...

The Cleaning Product 'Hall Of Shame'

Posted 09.10.2012 | Green

The Environmental Working Group, a non-profit organization focused on environment and public health, recently came out with their Cleaners Hall of Sha...

5 Store Brand Items You Shouldn't Buy

SmartMoney | Kelli B. Grant | Posted 09.11.2012 | Money

SmartMoney: Though grocery shopping experts have long touted buying store brands as a great savings strategy, consumers are finally paying attentio...

14 Foods That Double As Kitchen Cleaners

Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste

With all the myriad kitchen cleaning products on the market, it can get awfully confusing -- there's practically a cleaner for every surface. But even...

Are Your Household Cleaners In The 'Hall of Shame'?

Posted 05.07.2012 | Green

From Mother Nature Network's Matt Hickman: Sorry to disturb if you’re still reeling from the news that America’s favorite black market laundry ...

New News on Cleaners

Rachel Lincoln Sarnoff | Posted 05.29.2012 | Parents
Rachel Lincoln Sarnoff

Cleaning used to be a simple thing. You learned what to use from your parents and bought the same products when you moved into your own house. But new reports just emerging may make you rethink choosing some of those brands.

Understanding "Green" Product Labels

Women & Co | Posted 05.08.2012 | Green
Women & Co

How do you decide which cleaning products to use in your home? Clearly the effectiveness of the products we use is important, but what about their impact on the environment?

Household Cleaners You Can Make Yourself

Posted 03.04.2012 | Green

From dealnews' Lou Carlozo: Just a few generations back, the formula for a spiffy house contained two simple elements at its core: a high stack of ...

5 Health Dangers Under Your Sink

Sloan Barnett | Posted 10.20.2011 | Healthy Living
Sloan Barnett

Just 50 years ago, most chemicals found under our sinks existed only in chemistry labs. Today, we consider them essential to modern life.

Erin Brockovich, Seventh Generation Launch Million Baby Crawl Campaign (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Oh baby! Seventh Generation has teamed up with Erin Brockovich and Safer Chemicals, Healthy Families in order to overthrow the old chemical legislatio...

Mayim Bialik's Latest Role: Green Mom

Avital Andrews | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Avital Andrews

We know her as Blossom, that spunky adolescent on that eponymous sitcom. But since the series ended in 1995, Mayim Bialik, now 33, has truly blossomed.

5 Secrets Conventional Cleaning Product Manufacturers Don't Want You to Know

Christopher Gavigan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Christopher Gavigan

These products were meant for use all over the house. If they were as toxic as their labels implied, why were we using them where we ate, bathed, slept and played?

What's In Our Cleaning Products?

MSNBC | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Cleaning products are some of the things that we all use where we're used to willingly allowing tons of chemicals we can't pronounce into our own home...

How To Tell If Eco-Clean Is Really Green

Sacramento Bee | Cynthia Hubert | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

It's good to be clean. It's also good to be green. But can you scrub to your satisfaction without chemicals that can be damaging to people, animals a...