1. Seventh Generation.
Seventh Generation paper towels, bathroom and facial tissues, napkins and paper plates are made from 100 percent recycled paper and do not contain chlorine bleach. (802) 658-3773
2. Earth Friendly Products.
All natural and completely safe to use, Earth Friendly Products are made from renewable resources. (800) 335-3267
3. Old Fashioned Milk Paint.
Old Fashioned Milk Paint manufactures and distributes all-natural casein paint (a common finish in colonial times). Available in sixteen rich colors. (978) 448-6336
From skin care to dental hygiene (and a whole lot more), Abundant Earth creates healthy, ecologically sensitive products designed from the subtle beauty and fecundity of the earth’s bounty. (888) 513-2784
5. Kiss My Face.
Rich with the moisturizing power of 86 percent olive oil, Kiss My Face soaps are made from a 150-year-old formula without foamers, artificial colors, or additives. (800) 262-5477
Verilux’s full-spectrum bulbs and lamps reduce glare, eyestrain, and fatigue, while also saving energy. (800) 786-6850
7. Aura Cacia.
Aura Cacia has been creating pure oils and aromatherapy products, all cruelty-free, for more than twenty years. (800) 786-1388
Natural building books
8. The Natural House Book: Creating a Healthy, Harmonious and Ecologically Sound Home Environment, by David Pearson (Simon & Schuster, 1989).
With beautiful photographs and illustrations, this thorough, useful book offers decorating and designing help for the ecologically minded. Available in bookstores and online.