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Austin Air Purification Junior Replacement Filters

Austin Air Purification Junior Replacement Filters

Replacement filter for the Austin Air HealthMate Plus Junior® with Pre-Filter. The Austin Air HealthMate Plus Junior®, designed for people living in smaller spaces, removes a wide range of gases, chemicals, VOC’s and formaldehyde. Austin Air Purification Replacement Filters have up to a 5-year life expectancy.

Austin Allergy Machine Air Purification System

Austin Allergy Machine Air Purification System

The Austin Allergy Machine  has been developed specifically to offer maximum protection for those suffering from asthma and allergies. It effectively removes allergens, asthma irritants, sub-micron particles, chemicals and noxious gases, providing immediate relief for asthmatics and allergy sufferers.

 

Non-Toxic Holiday Decoration Ideas

Non-Toxic Holiday Decoration Ideas

I love decorating for the holidays–and it’s entirely possible to do so with natural, non-toxic decor! Here are four of my best natural holiday decoration ideas. 1) We get a real tree. I love to go to a tree farm–preferably an organic one!– and choose a beautiful evergreen tree. Yes, real trees are more work,…

How to Choose the Best Air Filter

How to Choose the Best Air Filter

There are few things as elementally important as clean air. Each of us takes up to 30,000 breaths a day. What our bodies want is oxygen, but what we actually inhale often contains all sorts of less-than-good stuff. This is especially true of our indoor air, where a wide variety of contaminants can accumulate. Indoor…

Best Non-Toxic Mattress Shopping Guide

Best Non-Toxic Mattress Shopping Guide

Written by Maia & John Finding the best non-toxic mattress is super-important because it’s a big financial investment. It can also be very confusing to sort through all of the information available about the dozens of “natural” mattresses now on the market! If your head hurts just looking at the length of this page, please…

2023 Non-Toxic Sofa Brands Guide

2023 Non-Toxic Sofa Brands Guide

Welcome to the latest version of our complete guide to finding eco-friendly, non-toxic sofa brands. I was once a guest on The Dr. Oz Show with a toxicologist from Yale. Although we were discussing phthalates in macaroni and cheese for this particular episode, I asked him during a break what he was MOST worried about…

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Your One-Stop Resource for Non-Toxic Product Reviews Join the 60,000 families who rely on our free shopping guides to buy everything from milk to mattresses! New! 2024 Toothpaste Guide Finding a truly safe toothpaste goes far beyond looking for a “fluoride-free” label. (And even the fluoride thing can be controversial—some of you may want it…

2022 Healthy Gift Guide

2022 Healthy Gift Guide

As always, our holiday guide highlights dozens of unexpected, joyful gift ideas from conscious, healthy brands we love. Some of these items are offered in our online store, and if not we’ve included links to shop. In some cases, we may earn a commission for the referral, but the price is always the same for…

Non-Toxic Wooden Furniture Guide

Non-Toxic Wooden Furniture Guide

1. Clean Sleep 2. Medley 3. Copeland 4. Vermont Woods Studio 5. Avocado When you think of natural, non-toxic furniture materials, wood probably comes to mind immediately.  In theory, wooden furniture should be free of toxins, but there are several things to look out for when considering a bed frame, dresser, dining table, etc. In…

Staying Healthy for the Holidays…And Thoughts on Omicron

Staying Healthy for the Holidays…And Thoughts on Omicron

Once again, December is chugging along with Covid cases ticking upwards across the country. A handful of my friends are currently sick with Delta, and many more are stuck in quarantine from an exposure. Omicron is all over the news and it now seems almost certain that this variant is both more contagious and better…

Why I’m Going to Give My Kids the Covid Vaccine

Why I’m Going to Give My Kids the Covid Vaccine

Covid is again weighing heavily on me–after months of seeing the light at the end of the tunnel! I’m sure many of you are feeling similar anxiety about what this means for the coming school year. I will be doing all the prevention measures we already know to work: Running my air filter. Taking elderberry…

2020 Non-Toxic Gift Guide

2020 Non-Toxic Gift Guide

This year’s natural gift guide has been a true labor of love, and below you’ll discover a whopping 137 creative, toxin-free gift ideas for everyone you love. This year, we tried to find gifts that were good for the planet in addition to being good for the person receiving them. We also have highlighted products…

Complete Non-Toxic Baby Registry Checklist

Complete Non-Toxic Baby Registry Checklist

1. Safest stroller / 2. Pocket bib / 3. Rash protection / 4. Non-toxic car seat / 5. Better cloth diapers / 6. Plastic-free breast milk storage / 7. Silicone spoons / 8. Nursery air filter Pulling together this list of  all the non-toxic baby registry items a conscious parent could possible want was fun!…

7 Ways You Can Make School Safer from Covid-19

7 Ways You Can Make School Safer from Covid-19

Many of us are still in the thick of debating what school model makes sense–fully remote, hybrid, pods–but if you’d decided that your child will be spending some amount of time physically in the classroom, here are seven ways to reduce the risk of catching COVID or bringing the virus back into your home. 1)…

Two Ways to Not Catch Your Kid’s Cold: Natural Cold Remedies That Work

Two Ways to Not Catch Your Kid’s Cold: Natural Cold Remedies That Work

Go ahead and smother your sick kid in kisses–I truly think I’ve discovered the secret (via natural cold remedies!) to not catching their viruses. Disclaimer: I am not a doctor and nothing I’m about to say should be confused as medical advice. I’m simply telling you what finally worked for me a few winters ago,…

Non-Toxic School Supplies

Non-Toxic School Supplies

A lot of effort goes into keeping kids safe in school–from sprinkler systems to spongy “concrete” under the jungle gym. If you’re a reader of this blog, you are probably worried about other dangers—and specifically toxins–that might be found in your children’s school. Not all of this can be easily controlled, but you might as…

Killing Me Softly – How to Create a Safe, Non-toxic Bedroom

Killing Me Softly – How to Create a Safe, Non-toxic Bedroom

We are often asked, “I want to detox my home…where should I start?” And we almost always answer: the bedroom. Bedrooms are a sanctuary: a peaceful, soft place…a place to lay back…a place to let everything go… a place to rest…to heal…to rejuvenate. And yes, we spend 1/3 of our lives asleep, but let’s take…

5 Strategies for Staying Healthy During the School Year

5 Strategies for Staying Healthy During the School Year

Every year when school starts, the runny noses and illnesses begin, too. I used to be a classroom teacher, and I saw it every year. Are you already fed up with the endless runny noses, coughs, and (worst of all) stomah bugs? Do you feel like you’re just bracing yourself for the next illness to…

3 Easy Ways to Have a Less Toxic Home

3 Easy Ways to Have a Less Toxic Home

Read our Safe Sofa Guide for a list of our favorite toxin-free sofas. Even if you live in an urban location, the air inside your home is likely more polluted than the air on the city streets outside. If you’re a reader of this blog, you probably know that indoor air contamination comes from places like the paint on…

Non-Toxic Kitchen Cabinets for Project One-Eleven

Non-Toxic Kitchen Cabinets for Project One-Eleven

Project One-Eleven is our non-toxic home renovation project. We’re taking an old row house that’s been serving as an office and converting it back into a residence where you’ll be able to come test mattresses and other Good Stuff. Because we’re all about the Good Stuff, we’re using non-toxic and sustainable products, materials, and processes as much as…

8 Tips for a Non-Toxic Home Renovation

8 Tips for a Non-Toxic Home Renovation

Over the last few months, we’ve been blogging about Project One-Eleven, our non-toxic home renovation. Recently, one of our readers told us about her own non-toxic home renovation efforts. We were so inspired by her hard work and wisdom that we asked if we could share some of it with our readers, and she obliged. Read…

Non-toxic Air Freshener Guide

Non-toxic Air Freshener Guide

1. Primally Pure / 2. Aura Cacia   / 3. Fontana Room Spray / 4. Good Natured  / 5. Moso When I started dating Daylon, I loved that his bachelor pad always smelled so nice. This was thanks to a prominent Glade plug-in in his entryway. Once I learned about what was in that air freshener, I promptly unplugged it….