Decaffeinated coffee de-mystified 

Is decaffeinated coffee a sensible to drink for the conscious and ethical consumer? Does it really contain chemicals that are in nail varnish remover, and dry cleaning fluid?  Let’s find out… Raw green coffee beans are decaffeinated before roasting, through the use of solvents , carbon dioxide or water.  Typical solvants include those used in refrigeration and paint […]

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How clean are your cleaning products?

The US Environment Protection Agency have found the average US house contains 2-5 times more air pollution than the air outside, and in some cases up to 100 times more.    This is largely due to household cleaning products, air fresheners and pesticides.   Furthermore a University of York / BBC study showed that “Limonene”, found […]

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