Natural Approaches to Cleaning Options – Clean Up Your Act!

Clean Up Your Act Natural spick-and-span options are better than ever, so say goodbye to toxic chemicals in cleaning products. A clean home is a healthy home, right? Not necessarily. It turns out the very efforts to rid your living space of dirt, dust, mildew and grime might make it a more dangerous environment for you…

The advantages to growing a Non toxic raised garden Bed

A raised garden bed can be built with a variety of non-toxic materials including concrete blocks, brick, untreated wood. (Treated wood contains toxic chemicals that can leach into the soil and enter the plants.)  Sunset has great step–by–stepinstructions to create a 4’ x 8’ wood bed. A four-foot width, with sides 12–16 inches high, is…

Sewage Sludge for Fertilizer

Sewage Sludge for Fertilizer Sewage sludge is an end product of the waste water treatment process and is spread on agriculture fields to enhance the growth of crops. Sewage sludge can contain heavy metals and other toxic chemicals that can not only adversely affect crops, but can leach into the water supply detrimentally affecting water…