Profile

Cover photo
60 followers|9,022 views
AboutPostsPhotosVideos

Stream

ecostore Australia

Shared publicly  - 
 
Hello! We've been away for a while but we're back with a blog about Pthalates and why you should avoid them, take a look here: http://blog.ecostore.com.au/2013/11/26/nasty-chemical-of-the-month-phthalates/
2
Add a comment...

ecostore Australia

Shared publicly  - 
 
New Zealand Trade and Enterprise on ecostore bringing New Zealand purity to Australia + our Biome Living video http://buff.ly/13xY5aP
24 July 2013. Ecostore’s products began as an experiment in a New Zealand eco-village, but the brand is now revolutionising the natural market in over 1,000 Australian supermarkets.
1
Add a comment...

ecostore Australia

Shared publicly  - 
 
Did you watch Four Corners last night? "The Chemical Time Bomb" was a very timely reminder of the chemicals that we are potentially exposed too every day, and the lack of regulation that covers them. It's not an easy watch, but it's worth investing your time in. 
1
Add a comment...

ecostore Australia

Shared publicly  - 
 
Do these recipes look amazing or am I just hungry? It is getting late on a Friday afternoon! 
1
Add a comment...

ecostore Australia

Shared publicly  - 
 
What would be some other great uses for 3D printing?
1
Add a comment...

ecostore Australia

Shared publicly  - 
 
Enjoyed this article on parenting introverted children. Disagree with one point though, I don't think being introverted is the same as being shy, what do you think?
 
I think this is important to keep in mind if you have an introverted child.  It's not our job to make them outgoing.  +Kelly Bartlett shares how to embrace your child's personality:

http://parentingfromscratch.wordpress.com/2012/07/12/things-to-know-about-introverted-children/
Wouldn't it be nice to directly establish social expectations right from the start of a relationship? "Hi my name is Kelly, and I'm an introvert." This would be my introduction of choice, except th...
2 comments on original post
1
Add a comment...
Have them in circles
60 people
Mums Take Five's profile photo
Kids Outdoor Gear's profile photo
Nicole Avery's profile photo
Onlineovens's profile photo
ecostore New Zealand's profile photo
Erin Naumowicz's profile photo
Bump, Baby & Beyond's profile photo
Erin Ely (ElyOrganics)'s profile photo
Stewart Matheson's profile photo

ecostore Australia

Shared publicly  - 
 
Just because something is natural, doesn't make it good for you (snake bites spring to mind), and just because an ingredient is plant based or naturally derived doesn't make it safe. 

Check out our latest blog post on the nasty chemical of the month, Sodium Laureth Sulphate aka SLES - the plant based cousin of Sodium Laurel Sulphate.
1
Add a comment...

ecostore Australia

Shared publicly  - 
 
Every month we look at a different nasty chemical and how you can avoid them in your everyday products. This month it's Cocoamidopropyl Betaine AKA CAPB
What is Cocoamidopropyl Betaine (CAP B)? Cocoamidopropyl Betaine (CAP B) is a plant based surfactant with high foaming properties. Although derived from natural sources, during processing it often ...
1
Add a comment...

ecostore Australia

Shared publicly  - 
 
Devastating effects of plastics in our oceans. Please help raise awareness and share.
 
Student Plans to Create First Ever Map Depicting Floating Plastic Waste in the Ocean

Plastic debris invading our oceans is a huge problem for sea life and the entire ocean ecosystem. We highlighted the issue here at Trash Talk several days ago when we covered the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, a huge area of the ocean between California and Japan littered with tiny pieces of plastic. 

Read more at: http://www.hometowndumpsterrental.com/blog/student-plans-create-first-ever-map-depicting-floating-plastic-ocean

#recycling #trashremoval #dumpster #earth
4 comments on original post
1
1
Stuart P. Turner's profile photo
Add a comment...

ecostore Australia

Shared publicly  - 
 
Big news today, how's everyone feeling?
 
News just in: Rudd has prevailed in the leadership ballot

Labor leadership spill: Julia Gillard v Kevin Rudd - live http://gu.com/p/3gpfk

#AusPol  
30 comments on original post
1
Add a comment...

ecostore Australia

Shared publicly  - 
 
Could our fear of germs creating even more serious problems?
A few years ago, only a few dozen products containing antibacterial agents were being marketed for the home yet today more than 700 are available. One of the questions we need to ask is, are we tak...
1
Add a comment...

ecostore Australia

Shared publicly  - 
 
What's not to like?
 
Oh my! This recipe is to die for:
Avocado coconut lime ice cream
Recipe type: avocado coconut lime ice cream
Prep time:  5 mins Total time:  5 mins
Serves: 3-4
 
Simple dairy free vegan raw low sugar ice cream filled with healthy fats.
Ingredients
2 medium size Hass avocados (about 2 cups sliced)
1 cup coconut cream
½ cup lime juice (juice from 3 medium to large limes)
lime zest from 3 limes
½ teaspoon liquid stevia
Enjoy!
View original post
1
Add a comment...
People
Have them in circles
60 people
Mums Take Five's profile photo
Kids Outdoor Gear's profile photo
Nicole Avery's profile photo
Onlineovens's profile photo
ecostore New Zealand's profile photo
Erin Naumowicz's profile photo
Bump, Baby & Beyond's profile photo
Erin Ely (ElyOrganics)'s profile photo
Stewart Matheson's profile photo
Story
Tagline
Safer and healthier products to care for your home and family