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Creating a Healthy Legacy: Reducing home toxins

Kathleen Schüler, director of Healthy Legacy, has helped create legislation in Minnesota around creating less toxic children’s products. It might seem strange to think that toxins in children’s products is even a possibility, but many of our everyday products are created with chemicals — no one is particularly immune from exposure. Thanks to the work…

Making Things Visible: Sarah Super

What do air pollution and rape have in common? Both were the focus of conversation at “The Visibility Cloak” on Tuesday, April 19, Red Stag — what is invisible right in front of us, and what can we do about it? With so many issues begging for attention — with the sometimes overwhelming weight of white supremacy,…

Co-creating a Smart, Sustainable We

taken by Metro Blooms’ Rich Harrison at Minnesota State Fair Exo-Experience I wrote in my new Sustainable We column in Southwest Journal about the inspirational people I am interviewing who are building a stronger environment in Minneapolis. I have been impressed by the individual drive of: landlord Tim Springer to lead a more progressive attitude in real estate ownership; City…