The surprising reasons why it might not be the best bang for your buck when it comes to buying organics

Wondering If You Should Jump On the Organic Cotton Train?

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If you've made the move to try and purchase organic products for the betterment of your health and the environment, you've probably heard of a slew of things that you can purchase that are organic - kale, apples, cereal, even cotton. We recommend a simple way to prioritize your organic produce purchases, but how does cotton fit into this? Is it worth the extra dollars? Clothes, sheets, towels, baby blankets, and all the other things around the house that are made from cotton can add up quickly. You might be thinking about organic, but aren't so sure. Well, we've weighed the pros and cons for you below to make an informed decision.

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Label Education: Textiles

What do all those labels on my clothing, sheets, and pillows mean?

You've heard about how it's better to choose organic food and to think twice when buying things like cleaning products so you don't add more chemicals to your home or your body. But what about clothing?

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