Home > Lifestyle > EnviroHealth > Green tips Green tips All sections in Environmental Health » 21st Century Life » FAQs » Animals » Climate and pollution » Hazards and disasters » EnviroHealth News » Green Tips Detox your bathroom We continue the household toxic tour with a critical look the bathroom - it's here that we deliberately apply hundreds of chemicals to our skin. Start A Health24 blog » Follow Health24 on Facebook » Test Are you envirohealth savvy? » Ask EnviroHealth Expert » Ecoroofs and Living Walls Us and Them Detox your kitchen Take our Toxic Tour, starting with the heart of the home – your kitchen – to identify the culprits and replace them with healthier, greener alternatives. Breathe easier behind the wheel It's not possible to keep air pollution outside your car entirely, but there are ways to reduce exposure. Mind your road manners Bicycles are an integral part of the sustainable urban landscape, but keeping them on the roads requires good attitudes from cyclists and motorists alike. Used machine oil is toxic glop Just 1 litre of used machine oil can contaminate 1 million litres of water. Oil pollution ruins aquatic ecosystems, causes cancer, damages fish hearts and likely hurts our hearts too. The great green clean Reduce the chemical load in your home by swopping synthetic disinfectants - at least occasionally - for natural non-toxic ones like vinegar, which kills about 90% of microbes. Great green gifts Christmas can easily become a stressful, wasteful and decidedly unspiritual consumerist frenzy, but counteracting that needn’t mean going ‘cold turkey’ on presents. “ Latest comment on Health24 Suzelle Els says... The state has no proof to date that there was a fight between the two of them. it is just their version since there is obviously no motive for this killing. Do you hope Oscar is innocent, or do you need him to be innocent? ” Shades of greywater Reusing greywater should be second nature in any H2O-savvy home - just make sure you use "light" grey water for your garden. Green your Valentine Valentine’s Day is notorious for how materialistic it’s become, but you can buck the commercialised roses-chocolates-jewellery trend and still celebrate it in a fun, meaningful way. Protect against polluted city soil Food gardening is a mainstay of the urban green movement, but is it safe to eat vegetables grown in possibly contaminated city soil? load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Momentum Health OatWell Dual Cross Is being overweight or obese dangerous? Tips to keep your immunity strong this winter Smile your way to better health Live healthier Strenghten your immunity » Keep your immunity strong Immune system boosters Boost your family's immunity 5 immune boosters in your kitchen You don’t need a handful of vitamins and supplements to keep your body healthy, check out these five immune boosting foods you probably already have in your kitchen. Laugh a little » Eat yourself happy Laugh more and live longer Laughing yoga the best medicine The healing power of laughter A good chuckle doesn't only make you feel happy for a moment, it's beneficial to your health too.