Leigh Matthews, BA Hons, H.Dip. NT

Leigh Matthews, BA Hons, H.Dip. NT, is a health and wellness writer and long-time vegan, environmentalist, and zero-waste, self-sufficiency wannabe. She’s especially interested in ecotoxicology, genotoxicology, nutriepigenetics, diet as preventative medicine, and the politics of food justice.

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Dining tables are a big purchase with a big carbon footprint. Buying local, sustainably sourced, and low-VOC can help the planet.
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Whether or not you’re vegan, choosing vegan cosmetics is better for the environment, likely better for your skin, and better for animals too.
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The Crypto Climate Accord might seem niche, but its potential impact on the industry and our lives is enormous.
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Our top picks for the best climate friendly & sustainable furniture brands. Eco-friendly, non-toxic, and sustainable.
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While NFTs are increasingly popular, those who care about climate change balk at the vast amount of energy required to mint one.
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Prefabricated homes can be extremely stylish and, if you choose the right company, very eco-friendly. Here are our top picks.
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Swaddling is both a science and an art, and if you have a baby with a strong startle reflex, it can be a godsend.
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Looking for the look of leather without the cruelty typically associated with it? These boot brands are sure to do the trick.
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Here are the pros and cons of latex mattresses, and some solutions to the few downsides of this popular bedding material.
Clean beauty traceability
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Ingredient traceability is a must have for clean beauty products, but how can you tell if a brand is greenwashing?
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It's in the best interests of us and the environment to avoid products that contain BPA; here are alternatives, and why it matters.
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Wind power has some waste associated with it - so we've been told. Is it something to be concerned about? Here's what to keep in mind.