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The Environmental Working Group's recent post about "five couches without flame-retardants"

In a  post dated March20, 2015, the EWG’s Enviroblog had a list of five sofas without flame-retardants that you can buy right now. It is, of course, wonderful that the State of California has revised their antique law requiring flame-retardants in furniture, but shame on the Environmental Working Group for failing to point out the many other components of sofas which are impacting our health. 783 more words

Seriously "Sensitive" to Pollution reblogged this on Seriously "Sensitive" to Pollution and commented:

Excellent post from Oecotextiles regarding what more we need to know about furniture... Some important details that EWG somehow managed to leave out of their post about couches

Local activist group brings attention to environmental health issue

On Monday, March 23, the local activist group, League of Women Voters, held their “Healthy Water, Healthy People” program at the Tompkins County Public Library. 573 more words

Mobile + Social Media Journalism

Fracking in Photos

National Geographic published this photo series illustrating “The New Oil Landscape”, shedding light on the widespread effects of fracking in North Dakota along the Bakken Shale. 45 more words

Fracking

Warning Sounded on Heavy Metals in Chocolates

A consumer action group is taking legal action against several chocolate producers for failing to report on potentially harmful levels of lead and cadmium in their products. 164 more words

Do You Know the Importance of Gas Monitoring Systems?

It is a typical confusion among a large portion of us that monitoring of gas is required just in mines or substance industrial facilities. Be that as it may, the monitoring of gas level is of significant significance at all spots. 417 more words

Air Distribution Systems

Some Essential Things About Bidet toilet Seats

Bidet is an individual purging strategy using a stream of water, which is more hygienic and useful than the utilization of toilet paper. Electronic bidet… 375 more words

Bidet Seat

How the environment can make your child's asthma worse

As the season changes, many children may experience problems with their asthma. There are things you can do to reduce your child’s risk of an asthma attack caused by environmental exposures. 662 more words

Environmental Health