Tag Archives: Non-toxic

What is muda? & What Can it Teach Us About Waste Reduction in the Home

Efficiency in the home is often related to cleanliness, orderliness and a stress-free environment. As consumers, we have the tendency to buy things we need and use, as well as things we think we need, and later find to be worthless. And along enters muda – a Japanese word, meaning futility; uselessness; wastefulness. There are 7 wastes […]

Guide to DIY Non-toxic Cleaning Recipes

Best non-toxic, hypoallergenic cleaning recipes Eliminating toxins and chemicals from your home makes both environmental and financial sense, not to mention how easy it is to make the eco-conscious switch. To make the change from conventional chemical cleaners to non-toxic alternatives quickly, get to know the six basic ingredients for cleaning your home safely, effectively […]