Tag Archives: environmental

5 Toxic Chemicals in Your Mattress

You might purchase eco-friendly clothing and beauty products that contain less chemicals, food with fewer preservatives, and plastic bottles free of BPA, but I’m sure that you hardly think about what goes into your mattress. I decided to do some … Continue reading

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You’re Being Fooled

Today you were fooled by friends, family and colleagues in harmless and amusing ways. But what you don’t realize is that you’re actually being fooled every single day. And it’s not by your friends and family, it’s by the owners … Continue reading

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Cri De Coeur Hearts of Darkness Spring 2011

Cri de Coeur is one of the best ‘eco-luxe’ shoe brands out there. They are committed to ethical practices, are sweatshop free, and advocate a vegan lifestyle in order to fight pollution, deforestation, and environmental degradation. In case you didn’t … Continue reading

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Clothing That Detects Pollutants

Now this is high tech. Shirts that detect pollutants in the air while accordingly changing the color of a featured organ (heart or lungs) on the shirt. Developed by NYU grad students Sue Ngo and Nien Lam, this was a … Continue reading

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Fashion That’s Good For the Planet at H&M

This is one step in the right direction! Environmentally sustainable fashion from a international fashion retail chain (that offers very stylish stuff) is something that will make the world a prettier place. Clothing made from recycled materials and organic cottons … Continue reading

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Ethical Shoes from Olsen Haus

A pair of shoes doesn’t just make a fashion statement, it can also say something about your values and intentions. With the current issues that the world faces, environmental degredation and cruelty to animals are two big problems that should … Continue reading

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