According to researchers at Duke University Medical Center there’s a significant chance that a drug commonly prescribed to halt pre-term labor and stave off premature birth might leave the brains of children susceptible to other chemicals widely present
Inhabitat is a must-read architecture and design site packed with information about new housing, architecture, transportation and design products. What happens when its editor-in-chief gets pregnant...Inhabitots is born. It's a new website with a
Made in the United States, Robbie Adrian's baby blankets are made from plush 100 percent U.S. Department of Agriculture-certified-organic cotton, then trimmed with natural silk. The cotton itself is grown in West Texas, and later spun and knitted on
For the urban baby or swingin' adult, Adrift's modern mobiles are handcrafted by designer Brian Schmit in his workshop in San Francisco’s SOMA district. The designs bear evocative names such as "Samara," "Rift," "Riven," and "Camber."
Architect Arakawa (no first name) and Madeline Gins believe that your house should keep you young by challenging you every step of the way. "It's immoral that people have to die," Ms. Gins explained. So they
Here's the first clue that you are a stressed-out eco-mom or eco-dad: you secretly find yourself spending an entire weekend trying to clear your kiddies' rooms of all the cheap plastic toys and gadgetry, only to find that a few weeks later a lot of it
The sister brand of Nui Organics, Kina handcrafts its baby booties in New Zealand using premium lambskin made from lambs that die of natural causes. No purposely bred animals or synthetic materials go into its shoes, according to Kina, just "recycled"
You're probably already familiar with Kee-Ka's ovary-tugglingly adorable range of organic-cotton onesies and tees, embellished with the company's signature watercolor designs. Now, hot off the Brooklyn-based baby outfitters' presses, is a line of socks
A bouquet from The Baby Bunch blooms into an assortment of essential baby clothing to help babies—and their bleary-eyed parents—get through their first year with comfort and panache. The Organic Bunch, which comes in your choice of blush, cornflower,
We have been saying for a while that polycarbonates bottles can leach Bisphenol A, a gender bender chemical, and that it was time to ditch them; now a new University of Cincinnati study shows that the temperature of the liquid inside has the most
A little expectant mother bird sent us this website yesterday for The Safe Sippy by Kid Basix. This is a great new and greener approach for kids that are starting to drink on their own. It keeps contact between water and plastic to a minimum and all
We have gone on about gender benders and endocrine disruptors for a while at TreeHugger; Bisphenol A has been a particular bete noir, and we have suggested that it is time to pack in the polycarbonates. Now Dalton McGuinty, the Premier of Ontario, is
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Welcome to Part III of TreeHugger's 2007 Gift Guide! See Part I here and Part II here.
We've made this guide the most comprehensive yet, with 180+ gift ideas in three shades of green, making it a
Ring the bells! Pop the (organic) champagne! TreeHugger's 2007 Gift Guide is here!
We've made this guide the most comprehensive yet, with 180+ gift ideas in three shades of green, making it a perfect reference while shopping for everyone on your gift