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Super Easy Hand Sanitizer Recipe

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Super Easy Hand Sanitizer Recipe

Here is a super easy, much cleaner version of hand sanitizer that you can make in under a minute! With cold and flu season upon us keep one close for those grotty moments! To kill bacteria and viruses you need 60% alcohol. The best one to use is 95% grain alcohol (or ethyl alcohol) - but this can be hard to find, and/or expensive... what’s the difference? rubbing alcohol (or isopropyl alcohol) is readily available in super markets and chemists. Rubbing alcohol has had chemicals added (aka. Denaturants) to make it taste bad. Generally, rubbing alcohol is a byproduct of...

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Apps to help you live clean

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Apps to help you live clean

A couple of apps to help you avoid unnecessary chemicals in every day products.

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What’s in our water?

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What’s in our water?

So what exactly is in our drinking water (besides water)?  You might be surprised.  Read on to see exactly what is hiding inside this essential resource.

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Low Tox Living

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Low Tox Living

Do these products look familiar? Are they hanging around your cupboards waiting to make your house sparkle?  I bet they’re promising to kill 99.9% of all nasty germs and bacteria to keep you and your family safe? I have used all these and many others. They work beautifully (for sparkle), but they’re not-so-beautiful for your health.

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