Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Confused About How to Be An Earth-friendly Consumer? Eco Labels Make Green Shopping Easier

May 18th, 2015

By Diane MacEachern NABBW’s Going Green Associate We read food labels to avoid trans fats, sugar, and salt. Why not look for eco labels on the cleansers, personal care products, furniture, clothing, carpeting and home improvement goods we buy so we can shift our spending to those that best protect the planet? For example, the green-and-white Organic label issued by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) indicates food that has been produced according to a set of standards intended to eliminate use of pesticides, herbicides and other toxic chemicals. You can find this eco label on fresh... Read More

Getting a Green Clean from Maid Brigade

August 27th, 2013

Diane MacEachern Checks Out – and Reports On – The Green Clean Service Offered by the Maid Brigade Franchise By Diane MacEachern NABBW’s Going Green Expert  Read More

America Recycles Day – What Are You Recycling?

November 20th, 2012

America Recycles Day – What Are You Recycling? By Diane MacEachern NABBW’s Going Green Expert  Read More

Help Your Plants Beat the Sweltering Heat With These Water Sense Tips

September 22nd, 2012

Help Your Plants Beat the Sweltering Heat With These Water Sense Tips By Diane MacEachern NABBW’s Going Green Expert  Read More

Safe, Effective, Non-toxic Sunscreens Protect Against Sunburn & Skin Cancer

June 8th, 2012

Safe, Effective, Non-toxic Sunscreens Protect Against Sunburn & Skin Cancer By Diane MacEachern NABBW’s Going Green Expert  Read More

Here\’s How You Can Afford to Spend 30% More on Organic Food

April 26th, 2012

Here\’s How You Can Afford to Spend 30% More on Organic Food By Diane MacEachern NABBW’s Going Green Expert  Read More

Avoid Post-Christmas Clutter: 15 Things You Can Easily Recycle After Christmas

December 23rd, 2011

Avoid Post-Christmas Clutter: 15 Things You Can Easily Recycle After Christmas By Diane MacEachern NABBW’s Going Green Expert  Read More

Fracking: A Clear and Present Danger

July 8th, 2011

Fracking: A Clear and Present Danger By Diane MacEachern NABBW’s Going Green Expert  Read More

Is Your Environmental “Glass” Half Empty, or Half Full?

April 5th, 2011

Is Your Environmental “Glass” Half Empty, or Half Full? By Diane MacEachern NABBW’s Going Green Expert  Read More

Fill Your Heart with Organic Chocolate

February 12th, 2011

Fill Your Heart with Organic Chocolate by Diane MacEachern NABBW’s Going Green Expert  Read More