Greenwashing 101

What is Greenwashing? Sustainable products and services have increased exponentially over the last 15 years as the environmental movement has gone mainstream. This new ‘green’ economy might seem like a win for the environment, but companies are taking...

Materials For a Non Toxic Home

Indoor Air Quality & Off-Gassing VOCs The indoor air in a typical home is highly polluted with toxic chemicals constantly emitting from synthetic materials, glues, carpets, plastics and paints. These chemicals are known as Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) which...

Are Memory Foam Mattress Toxic?

What is Memory Foam Made From? Memory foam mattresses are predominantly made from polyurethane combined with various chemical additives which give it its trademark elasticity. Polyurethane itself is a toxic compound derived from petrochemicals, even before...