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Lead In Lipstick, and Then Some

A recent study shows that your lubricous lipstick tube may hold concentrations of heavy metals like aluminum, chromium and manganese, too. Lead in lipstick is a headline again, grabbing the lead in a story by

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Recycled Vietnamese Rice Bags With A Cause

During a recent weekend trip to the North Fork of Long Island I was intrigued by a store with the sign “where every day is earth day”. The store Jet’s Dream is located on

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Stay Cool This Summer While Saving Energy

Due to the latest heat wave, I have been thinking about how to feel comfortable while saving money and reducing my impact on the environment. I was surprised that according to the U.S. Department

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Five Must-Packs for the Green Camper

First, a confession: I’m not a camping kind of guy. I enjoy fishing, kayaking, and doing honest-to-goodness absolutely nothing for hours, but as a whole, the activity doesn’t rank high on my list of

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Walk Responsibly: Flip-Flops Made of Natural Rubber

Over the last few years, flip-flops have become a summer staple. But did you ever wonder what they are made of? Most flip-flops are made of synthetic or natural rubber. According to The Rubber

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