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June 13, 2017 12 Comments
3 Alternatives for a Safer Clean

Ideas to Help You Save Money and the Environment Check out one of our popular blogs from 2016, “Green Cleaning Alternatives.” It has helpful solutions for replacing chemical-laden household products, so your family stays safer! Many name-brand glass cleaners contain harmful chemicals including ammonia, a powerful eye, skin, throat and lung irritant. Many name-brand laundry […]

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Posted in: Amy's Green Blog, Chemicals, Do This Not That, Environment, Family, How You Can Help
May 18, 2017 9 Comments
What’s Thin and Light and Deadly to Sea Life?

“Plastic Again? You’re Killing Me!”   Have you ever been fooled by a bowl of plastic fruit? The apples and bananas can look so delicious, it’s easy to be duped into thinking they’re the real thing. Fortunately for us humans, the food on our plates usually is real. And even if it weren’t, we could quickly […]

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Posted in: Amy's Green Blog, Conservation, Do This Not That, Environment, Plastic, Water
May 9, 2017 14 Comments
Are You Washing Your Clothes in Chemicals?

How Safe Is Your Laundry Room? Did you know that dryer sheets, fabric softeners and typical clothing sprays can be loaded with chemicals that are potentially harmful to you and your family? It’s true! And because these chemicals come into contact with your bedding, towels and clothing—which then covers your skin for hours at a […]

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Posted in: Amy's Green Blog, Chemicals, Do This Not That, Environment, Family, Water
April 13, 2017 15 Comments
What Do You Know About the Dangers of Wet Wipes?

4 Things to Think About Before You Flush What makes wet wipes one of the worst offenders, environmentally speaking? Read “Wet Wipes: Seeking a Safer Alternative” to find out, then take our quiz to test your knowledge. Flushed wet wipes can clog pipes and sewers, creating tons of harmful waste. Wet wipes made from plastics, […]

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Posted in: Amy's Green Blog, Do This Not That, Environment, Health, How You Can Help, Plastic, Water
March 21, 2017 3 Comments
4 More Things You Should Avoid Bringing Into Your Home [Updated]

5 More Products to Avoid (Updated) Back by popular demand, today we are featuring one of our most beloved blogs of 2016, “4 More Things You Should Avoid Bringing into Your Home.” As a special bonus, we’ve included a fifth item to beware of! View the updated list Are there other products you avoid bringing into […]

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Posted in: Amy's Green Blog, Chemicals, Do This Not That, Environment, Family, Health, How You Can Help, One Less, Reuse Recycle, Safe Havens, Water
March 14, 2017 25 Comments
3 Easy Ways to Combat Food Waste

Save Money and Help the Environment! Food waste is a problem that’s growing worldwide. Today, more than a third of the global food production for human consumption is thrown away or sent to landfills. In wasting food, we’re not only wasting large amounts of finite natural resources but we’re also exposing the environment to harmful […]

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Posted in: Amy's Green Blog, Do This Not That, Environment, Family, Food, Health, How You Can Help, Safe Havens
February 16, 2017 7 Comments
Will New Zealand Hop on the Microbead Ban Wagon?

New Zealand Looks to Outlaw the Toxic Beads Great news! New Zealand’s Environment Minister Nick Smith announced recently that plastic microbeads may soon be banned there. Persistent Environmental Pollutants Microbeads Microbeads are tiny plastic beads less than five millimeters in size which are added to products like soap, shampoo, face and body wash and even […]

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Posted in: Amy's Green Blog, Chemicals, Conservation, Do This Not That, Environment, Health, How You Can Help, Plastic, Safe Havens, Water
February 9, 2017 9 Comments
Why Mopping Is My Most Hated Chore

Sprays, Sponges and Strings: Just Say No Of all the household cleaning chores I’m not a fan of, I must say mopping is right down there among my very least favorites. Oh sure, I appreciate having a clean floor that my bare feet won’t stick to. And I realize the importance of keeping the floors […]

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Posted in: Amy's Green Blog, Chemicals, Do This Not That, Energy, Environment, Family, Health, Plastic, Safe Havens, Water
February 7, 2017 6 Comments
Movement Members Meet Up

2017 Leadership Conference Movement Booth Recap Most days, you can find Norwex Movement by looking for us online. But recently, Norwex Movement made a special live appearance at Norwex’s 2017 Leadership Conference, where the company’s independent sales Consultant Leaders gathered for recognition, to see and touch our newest products, and discover how to grow their […]

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Posted in: Amy's Green Blog, Chemicals, Community Project, Conservation, DIY, Do This Not That, Eco-Friendly Cities, Energy, Environment, Family, Fan of the Month, Food, Health, How You Can Help, Kids, One Less, Plastic, Recipes, Reuse Recycle, Safe Havens, Water
January 31, 2017 15 Comments
How to Keep Your Indoor Air Safe for Your Family

Breathing Easy? Thank a Houseplant! With much of the world in the firm grasp of winter, today we take a minute to shine a light on three of the most common indoor air pollutants—and how you can avoid them. Ozone Ozone is one of the main components of outdoor air pollution, but it can also […]

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Posted in: Amy's Green Blog, Do This Not That, Environment, Family, Health, How You Can Help, Safe Havens