12 Oct '11, 1pm

This green cleaning checklist will go a long way toward a great autumn.

This green cleaning checklist will go a long way toward a great autumn.

Vermont's autumnal glories are in full swing and that tells me that it's time for a round of fall green cleaning. As we head into leaf season, green cleaning -- the art of using natural, renewable, and non-toxic cleaners and techniques -- is important as we begin to button up our homes for cold weather. Making things around the house as airtight as possible is great for energy conservation, but it means much less fresh air will be circulating. Lack of air exchange means that what we put into the air inside our homes stays there longer, including micro-droplets and vapors from household cleaners. So fall green cleaning is a necessity. Green cleaning has other advantages, too. It doesn't leave residue behind, and it contributes to a more sustainable environment. When we practice green cleaning, we're not adding air pollutants to the atmosphere nor are we rinsing toxic chemic...

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