03 Jul '11, 7am

Non-Toxic Cleaning: Miele Neptune Canister Vacuum Cleaner review: The following is an excerpt from my upcoming b...

The following is an excerpt from my upcoming book, The Non-Toxic Avenger: What you don't know can hurt you , due out Fall 2011 from New Society Publishers and available for pre-order from Amazon . The book follows my attempts to rid everything potentially toxic from my life. Just as we started this project, our vacuum cleaner of twenty years finally presented itself beyond repair. In other words, it kicked the bucket. I much prefer trying to fix something rather than throwing it out and buying a new one. Since this was a nice canister vacuum and replacing it would be expensive, we had opted in the past to get it repaired. A few years ago the motor on the carpet attachment burned out because I decided to vacuum our long wool flokati rug one too many times. And then the main motor burned out, so we took the whole thing in for repair, which was more difficult than it sounded....

Full article: http://www.thecrunchychicken.com/2011/07/non-toxic-cleani...

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Room-By-Room Green Cleaning Guide via @Earth911

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earth911.com 05 Jul '11, 10am

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Non Toxic Nail Polish

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care2.com 09 Jul '11, 3pm

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Check out a review of SAM's latest exhibition.

Check out a review of SAM's latest exhibition.

yesterday.sg 05 Jul '11, 2am

Visiting “Video, an Art, a History 1965 – 2010” was quite an experience for me. This was my first time attending an ...

Miele Launches New Futura Series Dishwasher: Miele, the best-performing appliances in the industry, has announce...

Miele Launches New Futura Series Dishwasher: Mi...

justluxe.com 01 Jul '11, 7pm

Miele, the best-performing appliances in the industry, has announced the introduction of the new Futura series dishwasher,...