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norwex 360
March 22, 2022 | | No Comments

The Norwex® 360 Product Safety Review: Ensuring the most effective cleaning and personal care products to keep your family safer.

At Norwex, our Mission for nearly three decades has been improving quality of life by radically reducing chemicals in our homes. We accomplish this through our three-pronged product approach, including: Our amazing microfiber (all you need is water, never any harmful “cleaning” chemicals). Our second-to-none household products (plant- and enzyme-based, of course). Our nourishing, hydrating […]

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Posted in: Amy's Green Blog, Chemicals, Environment, Family, Health

spring cleaning 6 steps microfiber
March 1, 2022 | | 7

Six Spring Cleaning Swaps to Benefit Your Health, Your Budget and the Planet

If you have a love-hate relationship with spring cleaning, you’re not alone. There’s something cathartic about a clean, clutter-free home. Still, the last thing most of us want to do is spend the first warm-weather weekend cleaning the house we’ve been cooped up in. On the bright side, a deep clean not only helps minimize […]

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Posted in: Amy's Green Blog, Chemicals, Do This Not That, Environment, Family, Health

chemicals and what you can do about them
February 22, 2022 | | 2

EDCs: The Health Risks and What You Can Do to Avoid Them

At January’s Norwex® Leadership Conference, I spoke about the risks chemicals pose to our health and the environment. Last week, in the first of a series highlighting this presentation, we showcased the widespread hazards of DDT and PFAS. In part two, we turn our focus to endocrine-disrupting chemicals, or EDCs, known to affect the human […]

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Posted in: Amy's Green Blog, Chemicals, Environment, Family, Health

February 15, 2022 | | 7

Chemicals and Your Health: What You Don’t Know Can Hurt You

Every day, knowingly or not, we’re exposed to harmful chemicals. At last month’s Norwex® Leadership Conference, I again spoke about these chemicals’ risk to our health and our planet and provided some of the latest research. Now I’d like to share some of that information with you. Below is the first of a two-part series […]

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Posted in: Amy's Green Blog, Chemicals, Environment, Health

19 norwex biobased products
January 25, 2022 | | 3

19 Norwex® Products Are Now USDA Certified Biobased!

Product safety and innovation have always been part of the Norwex DNA. For more than 27 years, it’s been our global Mission to improve quality of life by radically reducing chemicals in our homes. It’s a commitment we don’t take lightly. To date, 19 of our formulations (and counting) have earned the United States Department […]

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Posted in: Amy's Green Blog, Chemicals, Conservation, Environment, Health

new biozyme soap
January 18, 2022 | | 1

New BioZyme™ Dish Soap Concentrate Makes Quick Work of an Essential, Everyday Chore

Attitude is everything—especially when it comes to routine chores like washing the dishes. It starts with a positive mindset (more on that later). But you also need the right products and tools in your arsenal to make everyday tasks easier, faster and, dare we say, more enjoyable. New for 2022, Norwex’s BioZyme Dish Soap Concentrate […]

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January 11, 2022 | | 1

Our New Spray Mop Attachment Saves Time, Effort and the Environment

At Norwex®, we’re known for creating products that make cleaning your home safer. But did you know we’re also committed to making the job easier? Mopping—a necessary chore on every to-do list—just got an instant upgrade with the launch of our all-new Spray Mop Attachment. This ingenious lightweight reservoir is designed to conveniently work with […]

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spray mop
January 7, 2022 | | 3

Welcome 2022 With Lysere™ Rejuvenating Radiance Serum and More Product Innovations

At Norwex®, our way of ringing in the New Year is with innovative product introductions inspired by Norway’s beautiful, simpler, environmentally thoughtful way of living. From time-saving household helpers to an all-new skin care superhero, there’s plenty to celebrate in 2022 For starters, with the launch of our Lysere Rejuvenating Radiance Serum, the next generation […]

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Seven Simple Resolutions to Live More Sustainably in 2022
December 28, 2021 | | 6

Seven Simple Resolutions to Live More Sustainably in 2022

Most people make New Year’s resolutions with the best of intentions. But studies show one-third of resolutioners don’t make it past the end of January. Often, goals are too vague or lack a realistic action plan. To be successful, resolutions should not only be doable, but meaningful, too. Living a more sustainable lifestyle has a […]

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Posted in: Amy's Green Blog, Chemicals, Community Project, Conservation, Do This Not That, Environment, Health