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How to Make Eco-Friendly Shopping Decisions: 4 Tips

Consider the planet when you shop

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Save Money and Help the Planet: Take the Zero Waste Challenge

Can you reduce, refuse, reuse or recycle … most everything? Give it a try!


Protecting Your Family from Dangerous Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs)

Home furnishings, cleaners and other common household items can harm your health

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12 Ways to Reduce Your Energy Use for Earth Day

Save money and lower your carbon footprint with these steps

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Save Money and the Planet: Reduce Your Family’s Food Waste

40 percent of U.S. food is wasted, with dire costs


Is That Product Healthy?

Find out easily with the free GoodGuide® app

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8 Tips to Get Your Bike — and You — Ready for Spring

A safety checklist for road or trail riding.

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Water Leak Detectors Can Help Save Your Home from Disaster

A broken pipe or appliance can quickly do massive damage

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Fire Research: Improving Smoke Alarms and Saving Lives

Enhanced requirements better address nuisance signaling and the modern home furnishings

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7 Tips for Avoiding the Flu and Other Illnesses at Work

7 Tips for Avoiding the Flu and Other Illnesses at Work


UL Sets Safer Standards for Portable Generators

When misused, today’s portable generators can release enough carbon monoxide to kill in minutes

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Is Your Wood Floor Coating Safe? A New Study Explains

Learn how to choose a safer wood floor coating, paint and other solvents

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Actions to Take Now During Flu Season

Prevention matters, as does knowing when to go to the ER

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10 Essential Winter Driving Tips

In ‘ice and snow, take it slow,’ and other advice from experts.

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4 Dangerous Home Heating Mistakes to Avoid

Stay safe and warm this winter