Keep things sexy with all-natural, non-toxic ‘XTC Get Wet,’ the first personal lubricant of its kind.
Our partner ePantry offers a convenient, affordable, eco-friendly delivery service for green household essentials.
Some of my favorite, effective natural skin care products include a powerfully healing skin cream, a dark-circle-erasing eye cream and a luxurious facial oil.
Skips the hazardous commercial varieties and opt for one of these five natural air freshener options.
These five effective and useful products are among my top picks for a healthy, natural baby.
Guest blogger Lorraine Halsted shares a list of toxic chemicals in cleaning products commonly found around the house.
Graco, one of the nation’s largest children’s products manufacturers, has committed to banning the use of four of the most toxic chemical flame retardant chemicals from its products.
A new study from the Ecology Center found traces of lead, cadmium, BPA, phthalates and hazardous flame retardants in gardening products—and that chemicals in hoses leach into water.
Healthy baby shopping begins with an investigation into nontoxic cribs. Check out these three solid wood options.
The Ecology Center today released new research on toxic chemicals such as lead, arsenic and mercury in low-cost children's and adult jewelry.
Conventional over-the-counter painkillers like ibuprofen, aspirin and acetaminophen carry risks such as internal bleeding, liver toxicity and increased risk of stroke and heart attack.
BPA is a dangerous chemical found in canned foods and polycarbonate plastic. Avoid it by following these easy steps.
It can be hard to remember which types of plastic are most hazardous to our health. Use this simple guide to plastics as a refresher course, and keep toxic plastics out of your life.
Choose chemical-free organic bedding to start off the new year with healthy rest in a healthy bedroom.
Protect children's health and the environment by choosing responsibly made toys that are free of lead and other toxins.
The Center for Health, Environment and Justice’s 2011 Back to School Guide to PVC-Free School Supplies helps parents find safer and affordable school supplies for their children.
Glymes, strong solvents that are part of the chemical family known as glycol ethers, have been linked to developmental and reproductive problems, including miscarriages.
The poisonous plant called giant hogweed is popping up all over the United States. Find out what this means for your safety.
Certain herbal supplements can cause severe heart and liver damage.
Forbes releases its list of the least toxic cities in America, from Texas to Pennsylvania.
From Los Angeles to Philadelphia, Forbes rates the ten most toxic cities in the United States.
Instead of using synthetic scents, try this simple natural trick to make your home smell delicious.
Guest blogger Bill Hutchins outlines ways to build green while keeping a light footprint on the earth.
Sustainable furniture is made from nontoxic, renewable resources and is a smart choice for reducing environmental impact.
Instead of buying store-bought and possibly toxic cleaning agents, give these nontoxic homemade cleaners a try.
Reading books from your local public library is a greener alternative to buying new books.
Could a poisonous plant used by ancient colonizers to hurt be used by modern dermatologists to help?
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the organization that is supposed to evaluate what’s good for you and not good for you, does not evaluate ingredients in beauty products. If the FDA isn’t going to monitor beauty products, who will? Natural Home assistant editor Kim Wallace reviews two organizations that campaign for safer beauty products.
Jessica talks about the importance of healthy, nontoxic, organic mattresses and how much she loves her Land and Sky Rainforest Mattress from The Natural Bed Store.
Natural Home assistant editor Kim Wallace contemplates greening her dry cleaning. Is it possible?