START A PETITION 25,136,189 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

tag: air quality

Is the Air in Nail Salons Dangerous?

Q: Is it dangerous to breath the air in a nail salon? A: The products used in nail salons usually contain solvents and other chemicals that may have adverse health effects on workers and† customers…

13 comments

Is Chinese Air Pollution Dangerous to Americans?

Q: Is the dust the blows over from China dangerous to the health of Americans? A: According to the EPA, pollution wafting into the United States accounts for 30% of the nationís ozone. There is sat…

30 comments

Green Cities: How Does Your City Rank?

Portland, Oregon is the most sustainable city and has earned the top distinction since SustainLane began ranking the 50 greenest large U.S. cities in 2005. One of my best friends will be moving to …

8 comments

2 Good Reasons for Non-Toxic Dish Liquid

I know this is going to seem like a simple tip but it can make the world of difference in everyday health and the ability to move into cleaning simplicity: Buy liquid hand dish detergent that is free …

14 comments

Breathing Easier

While most of us are aware of the hazardous air quality that can exist outside our homes, many of us would be surprised to learn that, according to Environmental Protection Agency research, the air in…

17 comments

Top 10 Houseplants for Cleaner Air

Houseplants are our often-overlooked helpers in ridding the air of pollutants and toxins, counteracting outgassing and contributing to balanced internal humidity. Find out which houseplants are ou…

97 comments

meet our writers

Joe B.

Joe Baker is VP of Causes and Advocacy for Care2. Joe oversees Care2's campaigns with its nonprofit partners. Previously, Joe worked for Amnesty... more

people are talking

Waste vodka using it a cleaning product? No way! That's what vinegar is for.

Hello am Jeniffer from UK i wanna thank Prophet suleman for what he has done for me at first i taugh…