Mama Gone Green is a blog dedicated to raising happy children and reducing our impact on the Earth. My name is Taryn and I am the mother of 2 young kids and an environmental studies instructor at a community college in Portland, Oregon. Please join me as I journey through life as a mama, teacher, knitter, photographer, gardener, and environmentalist!
Tuesday, April 13, 2010
Quick Tip: Choosing a Shower Curtain
When choosing a new shower curtain and liner, it is best to choose a fabric curtain made out of cotton or nylon. Your typical vinyl shower liners are extremely prone to mold and mildew and need to be replaced every year or so. A fabric liner, however, can be thrown in the washing machine and can be used for a long time. Also, vinyl shower curtains and liners are made out of vinyl, which is a type of plastic AND vinyl shower curtains off-gas some pretty nasty chemicals. So, fabric shower curtains are better for your health and the environment. Pin It Now!