Formaldeyde: 7 Way to Reduce Your Exposure to Formaldehyde 


Insulation: Safer Insulation Solution

Paint Toxicity 

Paint toxicity of different paint types described by Australian paint company.

Floored By Phthalates 

Ecocenter report on toxic phthalates in vinyl flooring.

Safer Insulation

A project of nonprofit Green Science Policy Institute, researching and promoting safer insulation options.

Mindful Materials

Multi-stakeholder online platform linking building professionals to safer materials, including materials that meet multiple certifications.


Website developed by architecture firm Perkins + Will to assist design professionals in putting precautionary principle into action.  Helpful for designers seeking safer materials, including those that will help a project meet LEED requirements.