Indoor air quality is one of the top five risks to public health according to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). In fact, the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization, estimates that occupants of new homes may be exposed to many times the maximum allowable limits of indoor air pollutants such as formaldehyde and benzene.
Talk about a photo that truly takes your breath away. When I see images like this I always imagine being there and taking a huge deep breath, filling my lungs with fresh air, free from pollutants. The fast paced lives we all live, it's sometimes nice to just take a minute and reflect on our magnificent landscape. #landscape #nature
How Plastic Bags Are Hurting Our Planet Infographic. Plastic Flow by The Invisible Spark is a great pinboard for sustainable plastic options. It is terrifying that we use so much oil just to make plastic bags! Oil isn't cheap so how are they? Surely tote bags could be made cheaper and more sustainable (and even be more fashionable, think Anya Hindmarch)