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Organic Denim

Organic denim – how and why? Denim fabric mills, weavers and laundries are examining the entire production chain to find new ways to implement eco practices. The industry is saying no to synthetic chemical pesticides and yes to organic fertilizers. They are showing global concern for environmental impact. Water treatment is a key focus for […]

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Germ Proof Your Child

Why germ proof can be good. With all talk in the news regarding the flu, especially the swine flu, here are a few common sense tips to help keep your child germ free. Less germs means less, coughing, sneezing, nose wiping and less long sleepless nights. Have your child wash his hands before meals, after […]

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Who’s got sun smarts? – the sun and you body

The sun and your body – a Q&A.  A bad sunburn before the age of 10 can give a child up to 50% chance of getting skin cancer as an adult 1. Isn’t the sun good for me? Yes, Sunshine is a significant source of Vitamin D because UV rays from sunlight trigger Vitamin D […]