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Toxic Dollar Stores Are No Bargain

Dollar stores may be appealing because they’re so cheap. But according to a new report, they also sell many products made from components contaminated with toxic chemicals. Those products include toys, jewelry, school supplies, cosmetics and even kids’ pajamas. Research done by the Campaign for Healthier Solutions, a national coalition of more than 100 health, […]

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Ecocentric Mom

Butter for Your Hands, Not Your Bread, Plus Much More from EcoCentric Mom

It’s that time of year when my hands are starting to feel so dry, you’d think I lived in the desert. Nope, it’s just winter setting in, along with its prescription for cracking skin and painfully tight dryness. Happily, this month’s EcoCentric Mom subscription box included butter – hand butter that is, made by The […]

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