Monthly Archives: June 2009

The Deadly Sins of Greenwashing Poster

Environmental marketing firm Terra Choice looked at products with green claims and found more than 98% of them had false or misleading claims. On their website, I found a poster that is a good reminder of the “sins” of … Continue reading

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4 Household Toxins Under the Microscope in Canada

Please Note: This article was published in March of 09. 4 Chemicals Used in Consumer Products Slapped with Toxic Label OTTAWA — The federal government on Friday declared four chemicals widely used in paints, varnishes, stains and industrial cleaners as … Continue reading

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Interview with Stacy Malkan is Ready

The Ugly Side of the Beauty Industry, Safer Cosmetics and Personal Products. Great info for everyone. Listen here. (Audio 55 min) See previous post for the more on the talkcast.

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Live Call-in Talkcast with Stacy Malkan, Author of Not Just a Pretty Face: The Ugly Side of The Beauty Industry

Next Week on Living in a Chemical Soup Podcast: Guest: Stacy Malkan is co-founder of the Campaign for Safe Cosmetics and author of “Not Just a Pretty Face: The Ugly Side of the Beauty Industry”. When? Tuesday, June 9 at … Continue reading

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Home Building for People Who are Sensitive or Want Greener Materials

Posted with permission. Thanks Sal from These are some great articles on healthy home building materials. They were written for people with Multiple Chemical Sensitivities but are great for anyone wanting to build healthy homes. Prevention is key! Articles … Continue reading

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