Mind your textile waste: Infographic

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See on Scoop.it – Green Living Here’s the skinny on trash trends: Of the roughly 13 million tons of textiles tossed each year, only about 15% are recovered for reuse or recycling. See on www.mnn.com

Brentano Leads in Innovative, Eco-Friendly Polyurethane Textiles

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In the fall of 2001, Brentano introduced their first leather and vinyl alternatives. Today, both of those patterns, Vapor and Satin, are part of Brentano’s expansive offering of eco-friendly polyurethane textiles. With each year since, Brentano’s design team has continued to develop and introduce innovative, usable, and environmentally-minded polyurethane textiles. For their spring 2013 Symphonic… Read more »

How to Switch to Green Cleaning

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It cannot be emphasized enough that green cleaning is good for the environment, our health, our pets health, and may increase our lifespan. Our bodies simply cannot keep inhaling toxic chemicals on a regular basis without it affecting our hearts, lungs and skin. These products may even cause cancer. There are some of us of… Read more »