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

tag: non-toxic

Go Baby Go: Eco-Friendly Baby Care

Zoliís new eco-friendly baby care is perfect for expecting parents that want their little onesí lives greener than Kermitís. To protect the health of babies, Zoli forgoes toxic ingredients like PVC, P…

11 comments

Natural Laundry Solutions

By the time laundry day comes around, youíre probably more concerned with cleaning your sonís Spider-Man jammies and your daughterís favorite purple shirt than you are with the chemicals swirling arou…

21 comments

The Good, the Green and the Ugly: Laundry Detergents

The laundry room was once my Waterloo. Faced with three infants who refused bibs yet ate with gusto, an ancient machine that seemed to wash dirt into clothes, and brightly-colored somethings that inev…

48 comments

Retool Your Beauty Routine

If you think your beauty cabinet passes muster just because youíve banished parabens, think again. ďA health-minded consumerís responsibility does not end with the purchase of healthy and eco-friendly…

18 comments

Simple Ways to Detox Your Home

A clean home is more than just sparkling countertops and well-vacuumed floors, it's fresh-smelling and chemical-free too. Here are some easy ways to detox your home from Simply Green Parties by Danny …

39 comments

Chemical Contaminants in Mattresses

Considering most people spend up to a third of their lifetimes asleep, you might want to think twice about what youíre laying your head on when you hit the hay. We may worry about the chemicals in …

26 comments

How to Get Eco-Friendly Floors and Walls

Walls and floors. They're the basic building blocks of your homeóand also some of the easiest parts of the house to make green. A recent boom in renewable, non-toxic materials means that you have lots…

20 comments

Porcelain Stain-Be-Gone Soft Scrub

Minerals in hard water and rusting hardware can stain a tub. A good tub is a clean tub--though the stains won't hurt you, they just don't look very nice. This formula dissolves stains with an item tha…

12 comments

Unclogging Drains without Toxins

Nothing strikes fear into the hearts of homeowners more than a clogged drain, besides maybe day-old scrambled eggs caked on a stainless steel frying pan. Our bathroom sink was backing up a few week…

42 comments

Greenwashed by Simple Green? Ask Annie

Dear Annie, I've been using Simple Green for years thinking that it is an eco-friendly product, but a friend told me recently that they thought it was not green. What is your opinion? --Sally, KY …

73 comments

meet our writers

Megan Zehnder

Megan is an editor and producer for Care2's Healthy Living. Her main priorities are to live simply and build meaningful relationships with the people... more

people are talking

Here is a website that is a must read: http://www.independent.co.uk/news/science/vast-methane-plu…

If we don't participate, there will be no market for the exploitation of these poor animals. It's te…

Grow what you can, share what you have, recycle, reduce, reuse. (And conserve water if you live in a…

I use salt very sparingly, but do have five different types of salt in my kitchen for different usag…