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Awareness Through Media: Addressing Toxic Use Reduction in the Brazilian Community

The Brazilian Women's Group held media campaign to spread the word to the Brazilian community about reducing toxics in their cleaning materials. Read more...

Healthy Living: Reducing the Use of Toxics

Project leaders of Groundwork Lawrence educated their community on toxics found in household cleaners and personal care products. Read more...

SHoP $MART

The Montachusett Opportunity Council (MOC), hosted a workshop on safer cleaning products for Green Acres, a low-income housing project. Read more...

Wampanoag Greening Tribal Cleaning

The Wampanoag Tribe of Martha's Vineyard worked with tribal services and tribal members to educate them about the hazards of conventional cleaners and the alternatives on store shelves as well as those that can be easily made from ingredients already in your home. Read more...

Safe Products in Neighborhoods (SPIN)

The goal of the SPIN project was to increase community awareness among lower income inner city youth about the harmful chemicals found in household products. Read more...

Healthy Homes - Healthy Bodies

Through trainings, workshops, and focus group research, ECOprojects helped to alleviate suffering of asthmatics among lower income Lynn residents, especially children. Read more...

Natural Cleaning in the Brazilian Community

The BWG developed materials about toxic household cleaning products and safer alternatives. Read more...

Safer Janitorial Cleaning in Worcester Project

A Project of the Regional Environmental Council Read more...

Office Buildings Environmentally Preferable Cleaning Project

A Project by WasteCap of Massachusetts, Inc. Read more...

Dracut Environmental Science Toxics Use Reduction Program

The primary goal of this project was to educate students, custodial staff, and business employees about specific methodologies to replace and /or reduce toxic substances used in cleaning procedures with less toxic or non-toxic substances. Read more...