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Reconsidering Linoleum Flooring

When thinking of great flooring for your home, linoleum is not what usually comes to mind. Viewed as cheap, low-end and certainly not natural, linoleum would probably be found towards the bottom of th…

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Lunchboxes: Easy Greening

Some of us are so focused on the challenge of what to put in our kidsí lunchboxes that we donít consider the lunchbox itself. But a 2006 report found disturbing amounts of lead in vinyl lunchboxes. Th…

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Vinyl Shower Curtains are Oh, So Toxic

I will never forget the scene in the movie "Psycho" when a woman is showering in her motel room and Norman Bates sneaks in, rips open the shower curtain and stabs the woman to death--the scene was and…

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