Clean Up Your Environment
Thrive Market is a membership community that uses the power of direct buying to deliver the world’s best healthy food and natural products to their members at wholesale prices, and to sponsor free memberships for low-income American families. YOU SAVE. EVERYONE THRIVES.
The Environmental Working Group (EWG) is a non-profit, non-partisan organization dedicated to protecting human health and the environment. Their website is a great resource for assessing the quality of a product you are considering buying, or looking for a clean recommendations.
EWG Consumer Guide Scorecards:
5 Reasons to Skip Bottled Water
Dirty Dozen Endocrine Disruptors
Guide to Avoid GMO Food
Guide to Bug Repellants
Guide to Good Food on a Tight Budget
Guide to Healthy Cleaning
Guide to Safer Cell Phone Use
Guide to Seafood
Guide to Sunscreens
Healthy Home Tips
National Tap Water Database
Personal Care Products
Shopper’s Guide to Pesticides in Produce
Skin Deep Guide to Cosmetics
Water Filter Buying Guide
The Cornucopia Institute engages in educational activities supporting the ecological principles and economic wisdom underlying sustainable and organic agriculture. Through research and investigations on agricultural issues, The Cornucopia Institute provides needed information to consumers, family farmers, and the media. It is recognized by the IRS as a tax-exempt 501(c)(3) public interest group.
The Cornucopia Institute is a great resource to see how your organic product scores within its category, or to determine which product is best.
Beautycounter is a mindful personal care product line committed to a health and safety standard that goes well beyond what’s required by U.S. law: They have banned the use of more than 1,500 questionable or harmful chemicals through their “Never List”—all while ensuring their products perform and that they’re as indulgent as any other luxe shampoo, lipstick, or oil in the market.