HEALTH & BEAUTY

How Green Is Your Contraceptive?

July 11 is World Population Day, a day to raise …

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Recycling Mystery: Blister Packs

Ah, the blister pack, used to package everything from medications …

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Yes, Glass Floss Containers Are a Thing

We recently shared an infographic on Facebook that highlighted some …

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Recovered from an Injury? Learn How to Recycle Old Medical Gear

After you no longer need your crutches, braces, boots or walkers, how can you keep them out of a landfill? Read on for resources.

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Eco-Tips to Clean Up Your Hygiene Routine

No matter who you are, looking after your body, skin …

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10 All-Natural Makeup Brands to Fall in Love With

  If you’ve ever considered making the switch to natural or organic beauty products, you’ve no doubt experienced a bit of confusion as to what these terms truly mean. Though “eco-friendly” cosmetics have been increasing in popularity over …

7 Sinful Toothpaste Ingredients to Avoid

Note: This post contains affiliate links, which helps fund our Recycling Directory, the most comprehensive in North America. You do it every day — at least twice if you’re one of the 69 percent who brushes your pearly whites morning and…

Bye-Bye, Botox: 5 Natural, Needle-Free Ways to Look Younger

168: The number of chemicals the average woman puts on her body each day, according to the Environmental Working Group. 60: The percentage of chemicals that are absorbed by the bloodstream through the skin, our largest organ. What number are you…

How To Find A Truly All-Natural Shampoo

Wading through the shampoo options at your local big-box store can be an exhausting endeavor. Among the bottles in every shade of the rainbow lurk ingredients that could potentially cause harm to you or your family. But how do you know which ones…

Clean Your Whole House With Vinegar, Baking Soda And Lemon

People have been cleaning with kitchen staples for eons. If you clean with these items, you may buy less, spend less money and have fewer harsh chemicals to worry about.

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