Informative Shopping


Here are a number of resources to help you make informed choices when shopping.

  • Environmental Working Group’s (EWG) Healthy Living App
    • The EWG’s Healthy Living App evaluates the toxic chemicals in sunscreens, cosmetics, and foods.
    • It includes ratings for more than 120,000 food and personal care products, now at your finger tips.
    • Scan a product, review its rating, and pick a better choice
  • Grove Collaborative
    • On this website you will find healthier home essentials that you can buy directly from the website.
  • Terracycle program
    • Now that you’ve chosen environmentally healthy products in your shopping, you will still need to dispose of the waste…Terracycle allows you a way to recycle everything. 
    • Many companies partnered with Terracycle to offer free, national recycling solutions for typically hard-to-recycle waste streams.
    • To recycle it, it is as simple as signing up for an account, printing a label, and sending it back.