The Environmental Working Group (EWG) is the “Consumer Reports of green living.”
Where there’s a market trend, there is always a manufacturer preying on the unsuspecting, uninformed, or distracted shopper.
This makes me deeply glad. See the positive impact Dr. Bronner’s first Fair Trade project made in its community.
Our daily hygiene habits add up. Minuscule amounts of toxins accumulate over time, breaking down our body’s natural defenses.
Fair Trade supports not only the employees and farmers, but also prospers the community around them.
There are things I don’t question until I try to explain them. Then they sound bizarre. Like where LA gets its water.
I am in Sri Lanka seeing what Fair Trade looks like at Dr. Bronner’s first sister project: the coconut mill, Serendipol.
Federal law as of 2018 agrees, but it took civil disobedience to get there. My brother was arrested twice.
Beyond cross-breeding or hybridization, GMOs are foods that have had new material inserted into their genetic code.
My son has grown up with vinegar and Dr. Bronner’s Sal Suds and Castile Soap. All of these say, “Clean!” to him.