Candles – A Burning Air Quality Issue

I’d never allow someone to smoke a cigarette inside my home or office. And yet, until recently, I never thought twice about burning candles…scented or otherwise, for romance or for stress relief. However, an increasing number of indoor air quality scientists are sounding the alarm about the ability of candles to emit pollutants like benzene, […]

Safety tips for bagged lunches

Packing your kids lunches for school is one way to make sure that they are eating the foods you want them to eat. It’s good to pack a nutritious, waste-free lunch, but it’s even better to make sure that the lunch is safe from anything that might make your kids sick. Lunches that sit around […]