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How to Find Non-toxic Christmas Trees

How to Find a Non-toxic Artificial Christmas Tree

Until recently, artificial Christmas trees were cut from compressed polyvinyl chloride (PVC) sheets. Now there’s a newer technology that allows manufacturers to create branch tips that are made from injection-molded polyethylene (PE) plastic using copies of live tree needles.

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The Only Stainless Steel Travel Mug Made in the USA

The ONLY Stainless Steel Travel Mug Made in the USA!

We’ve spent the last 7 years searching for a stainless steel travel mug that’s made in the USA, right here at home. We had absolutely zero luck finding one, quickly realizing that over 99% of all stainless steel bottles and mugs are made in China…until now!

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Comprehensive Safe and Natural Baby Food Guide

Lowering your child’s exposure to environmental toxins is a necessity, so avoiding toxic chemicals in baby food packaging and baby food makers is an important step.

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What Kind of Plastic are Drinking Straws Made From

What Kind of Plastic are Drinking Straws Made From? (PLUS 6 Non-plastic Alternatives)

Looking at the plastic that comes into contact with our food, we realized we’re surrounded by plastic drinking straws too. So what are they made from?

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Toxic Chemicals in Children's Clothing

Hidden Toxic Chemicals in Children’s Clothing + How to Find Safe Options

It’s a fact that there are hidden toxic chemicals in children’s clothing so we’ll show you what to watch for and where to find safe options.

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