02 Jun '11, 3pm

The 21 Most Affordable Natural Sunscreens - Natural sunscreens, made with organic and mineral sunblocks, are free of...

For safe summer fun, you want to protect your skin. After all, more than 1 million new cases of skin cancer are diagnosed in the U.S. every year. Prevention means blocking not only UVB radiation, but UVA radiation too, too. But it also means steering clear of suspect chemicals that the Food and Drug Administration and manufacturers might feel are ok, but that worry watchdogs. Those suspect ingredients include oxybenzone, which could disrupt the human hormonal system, and Vitamin A (retinyl palmitate), which may boost skin cancer risk. But you also don't want to pay more than you have to for protection, and some of the natural sunscreens on the market are quite expensive. That's why we took the best-rated mineral sunblocks (with zinc or titanium) from the Environmental Working Group's annual Sunscreen Guide and did some price comparisons. You'll find here, in order starting...

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17 Affordable Natural Sunscreens that Work

thedailygreen.com 02 Jun '11, 4pm

For safe summer fun, you want to protect your skin. After all, more than 1 million new cases of skin cancer are diagnosed ...

Pack a Safe, Effective Sunscreen: Watchdogs have raised concerns about certain chemicals widely used in sunscree...

Pack a Safe, Effective Sunscreen: Watchdogs hav...

thedailygreen.com 02 Jun '11, 5pm

Unfortunately, health and environmental watchdogs, led by the Environmental Working Group, have been raising concerns for ...

Natural gas isn't all it's fracked up to be. Read new white papers by Post Carbon Institute fellows: @postcarbon...

Natural gas isn't all it's fracked up to be. Re...

postcarbon.org 01 Jun '11, 10pm

The vast majority of natural gas supporting American agriculture today is used to manufacture farm inputs like pesticides,...

6 Natural Mosquito Repellents

6 Natural Mosquito Repellents

care2.com 05 Jun '11, 10am

Before you head for the hills or enjoy an outdoor evening BBQ, think twice about using DEET-based mosquito repellents. DEE...

NASA Earth Observato Dust over Iran, Afghanistan, and Pakistan: Acquired May 31, 2011, this natural-color ima...

NASA Earth Observato Dust over Iran, Afghanista...

earthobservatory.nasa.gov 01 Jun '11, 7pm

Dust plumes blew over southwestern Asia at the end of May 2011. On May 31, the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiomet...

Living Green: Affordable Natural Sunscreen for Babies and Kids

Living Green: Affordable Natural Sunscreen for ...

thedailygreen.com 09 Jun '11, 9pm

Natural Sunscreens for Babies and Kids When choosing products to put on our children's skin, many parents look for natural...