Greenwell Atlanta: Your complete resource for green living and natural health in Metro Atlanta and North Georgia. Green~Well is a comprehensive directory of local businesses that promote the natural health of people and our planet. Anyone can submit a directory listing for free.
Meatless Monday: from MeatlessMonday.com: “Meatless Monday is a non-profit initiative of The Monday Campaigns, in association with the Johns Hopkins’ Bloomberg School of Public Health. We provide the information and recipes you need to start each week with healthy, environmentally friendly meat-free alternatives. Our goal is to help you reduce your meat consumption by 15% in order to improve your personal health and the health of the planet.”
Addiction Resource: who raises awareness on the dangers of addiction and helps parents stay healthy and drug-free for themselves and their children
Household Products Database: Health and safety information about household products. From their website: “What’s under your kitchen sink, in your garage, in your bathroom, and on the shelves in your laundry room? Learn more about what’s in these products, about potential health effects, and about safety and handling.”
Environmental Working Group: “At EWG, our team of scientists, engineers, policy experts, lawyers and computer programmers pores over government data, legal documents, scientific studies and our own laboratory tests to expose threats to your health and the environment, and to find solutions. Our research brings to light unsettling facts that you have a right to know.”
Oceans Alive: “Keep the Oceans and Fishermen Safe – Our Seafood Selector promote sustainable and healthy oceans. We’re different fromother guides because we work with troubled fisheries to improve management and conservation, which can improve their ratings over the long run.”
Safe Cosmetics – Reduce Exposure. There are two websites that we recommend you visit for information on safe cosmetics. One is www.safecosmetics.org. “The Campaign for Safe Cosmetics is a coalition effort launched in 2004 to protect the health of consumers and workers by securing the corporate, regulatory and legislative reforms necessary to eliminate dangerous chemicals from cosmetics and personal care products.” The second website is www.cosmeticsdatabase.com. “Skin Deep is a safety guide to cosmetics and personal care products brought to you by the workers at the Environmental Working Group.”
GA Whole Life Co-Op: They work with local farms and producers to provide grassfed meats, pastured eggs, raw (Montage Farm) and low-temp pasteurized (Johnston’s Dairy) milk, cream, and other dairy, homemade butter (from Johnston’s cream), breads from Great Harvest (including soaked and true sourdough breads), produce (Nature’s Garden Delivered), and many other products.