THE EPA’S BEDBUG SOLUTION: NO CHEMICALS AND PREVENTION IS KEY

Bed bugs are taking over.  Movie theaters, offices, stores, and homes.  This epidemic is causing worry and concern everywhere. What should we be doing about it?  Most of us just call an exterminator, and let him spray something powerful and noxious in our homes and on our furniture to get rid of them. The EPA… Read more »

BED BUGS ARE BAD FOR THE NYC ECONOMY: HOW CAN WE GET RID OF THEM?

Sleep tight, don’t let the bedbugs bite.  Most of us that grew up with this saying can happily report never personally experiencing these pests.  These nasty nibblers were largely eradicated in the early 1940s, but have been making a large-scale comeback since 1995.  The news gets worse: they are immune to chemical pesticides, and need… Read more »

Natura Water: The Sustainable Answer to the Pellegrino Problem

I just ran into the coolest product.  While eating lunch in La Scala, downtown San Francisco, I really wanted a glass of white wine to accompany my mushroom pizza, but instead ordered sparkling water (was working that day).   The waiter returned with a beautiful glass bottle of sparkling water, a brand I had never seen… Read more »