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10 Tips to Help Reduce Your Exposure to BPA

10 Tips to Help Reduce Your Expsoure to BPA GoodGirlGoneGreen.com

BPA and other toxins that can be found in our our food and products are at levels dangerous enough to be concerned with and we need to encourage companies to ditch the chemicals and toxins in our products. What is BPA? BPA is one of the most common chemicals to which we are exposed to […]

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Are Thermal Paper Receipts Toxic?

Are Thermal Paper Receipts Toxic? GoodGirlGoneGreen.com #toxic #safe #receipts #BPA

How many time a week do you touch a receipt and not wash your hands after? Probably all the time. What happens if I know told you that thermal paper used in point-of-sale receipts (e.g., for credit card purchases), shipping or other container labels, automated-teller machine receipts, parking tickets, and luggage tags, among others contain […]

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Disney: Ditch the Toxic Chemicals

Lori from Groovy Green Livin began a petition back in September asking Disney to remove the toxic chemicals found in their Spiderman and princess lunch boxes. Crickets!? Seriously? Disney has not responded to the over 60,000 people that have signed the petition. It is time to send Disney another message this Valentine’s Day. Disney is […]

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Join us. Tell Tide to take the cancer out.

It is the month of October, and you will see pink everywhere and on everything. From t-shirts to NFL cleats, and cosmetics to cleaning products. There are certainly lots of companies and organization working together to fight breast cancer and make a difference, but there are many companies simply making their products all pink and pretty to […]

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Breaking up is hard to do, or is it?

David Suzuki’s very own Queen of Green is inviting Canadians to breakup with their household cleaners with a 4 week Spring Breakup Campaign to help rid our homes of everyday cleaners that could potentially be harming us and our family. Over a 4 week period, Lindsay, aka Queen of Green, will be offering advice on how to avoid toxic […]

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David Suzuki’s Queen of Green Spring Breakup

David Suzuki’s very own Queen of Green is inviting Canadians to breakup with their household cleaners with a 4 week Spring Breakup Campaign to help rid our homes of everyday cleaners that could potentially be harming us and our family. Over the next 4 weeks, Lindsay aka Queen of Green will be offering advice on […]

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Kid, You’ll Move Mountains~ Dr.Seuss

Happy Birthday, Dr.Seuss! Congratulations! Today is your day. You’re off to Great Places! You’re off and away! So… be your name Buxbaum or Bixby or Bray or Mordecai Ali Van Allen O’Shea, you’re off to Great Places! Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting. So…get on your way! The simplest things can make change […]

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You Can Make a Difference

Wondering how you can make a difference? My friend Lori from Groovy Green Livin, with the help of Healthy Child Healthy World, MomsRising, and Women’s Voices for the Earth, put together a petition asking Procter & Gamble to remove 1,4-dioxane from Tide Free & Gentle®. So, please sign the petition- 1,4 dioxane has no business in any of our products. Stand […]

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I choose dates and raisins

I think at some point we have all fallen victim to the artificial sweetener. I know I have. I was a big diet soda drinker and queen of the green tea and aspartame. I thought this was a fantastic way to loose weight and stay healthy. I have come to realize artificial sweetener and healthy […]

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Join the non-toxic revolution

I love videos that send a strong message. Yesterday, I shared with you  Behind the Pink. I believe this video compliments exactly what I was trying to convey. I choose to take responsibility; I choose to learn the facts; I choose to make the right decisions for me and my family; I choose to join the revolution. […]

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Behind the Pink

As I sit here, writing about breast cancer and how our environment (cosmetics, food, cleaning products etc) can play a role in the increased rate of the disease, all I can think about is my 12 month old daughter. I get emotional thinking of all the chemicals and toxins she has already been exposed to […]

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