Spring clean without harsh chemicals. Find out how by ordering NRCM’s Clean & Healthy Housekeeping brochure. You’ll find safe recipes for cleaning every room in your house, and tips for keeping your stuff clean and shiny – all without toxic chemicals. Get the brochure today. To view more tips, click here. To subscribe to our Read More
Most poisonings that occur in the home are caused by cleaning products, and most victims are under age six. Clean with nontoxic materials such as vinegar, peroxide, and baking soda. Get recipes by requesting our Clean and Healthy Housekeeping brochure at our Publications page. To view more tips, click here. To subscribe to our Tip Read More
Senator Carson, Representative Tucker, and members of the Environment and Natural Resources Committee: My name is Nick Bennett. I am the Staff Scientist for the Natural Resources Council of Maine (NRCM), which is Maine’s largest environmental advocacy group with more than 20,000 members and supporters. I am testifying in opposition to LD 281 and the Read More
NRCM’s “Clean and Healthy Housekeeping” brochure offers many solutions for cleaning throughout your home without the use of harsh, toxic chemicals. Order yours today for green cleaning in the New Year! To view more tips, click here. To subscribe to our Tip of the Day RSS feed, click here.
Skip the expensive dishwasher additives—clean your drinking glasses with a solution of vinegar and water. To view more tips, click here. To subscribe to our Tip of the Day RSS feed, click here.
Cleaning and personal care products can be expensive as well as harmful! Consider alternatives like apple cider vinegar for cleaning up messes. To view more tips, click here. To subscribe to our Tip of the Day RSS feed, click here.
Has your under-the-sink composter has become a fruit fly haven? Pour a cup of apple cider vinegar into a jar, add a few drops of dish soap, and place near where the flies are congregating. They’ll be attracted to the vinegar, and when they land on the surface, they won’t be able to get back Read More
Rust can be removed using a potato and baking soda or salt. To view more tips, click here. To subscribe to our Tip of the Day RSS feed, click here.
The Portland and South Portland officials write that the provision in a House farm bill tramples on their right to protect their cities. by Randy Billings, Staff Writer Portland Press Herald news story The mayors of Portland and South Portland are urging Congress to reject a provision in a wide-ranging farm bill that would nullify Read More