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Monthly Archives: April 2012

DIY: Container Gardening

Posted on April 17th, 2012

Posted by Devon, guest blogger for Tom’s of Maine, Burlington, Vermont Container vegetable gardening is a great option for apartment and condo-dwellers who are short on yard space (or the permission to dig one up), those who want to add visual interest or variety to an existing backyard garden, and folks who have a back […]

Easy Tips for Healthy Living

Posted on April 12th, 2012

Here at Tom’s of Maine, we keep the good health of our consumers top of mind when formulating our natural toothpaste, natural deodorant and other personal care products. But even with the best intentions, sometimes we struggle with maintaining a healthy lifestyle for ourselves! Here are some easy tips from Tom’s employees on how to […]

Putting Hazardous Waste in its Place

Posted on April 5th, 2012

Tom’s employee Paul Christian uses paid volunteer time to make a difference Three or so times a year, Paul Christian joins a cast of volunteers in Saco, Maine, to help minimize the environmental impact of the 1.6 million tons of household hazardous waste produced each year in the US. “Old paint cans, cleansers, bug spray […]