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It IS Easy to be Green

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It IS Easy to be Green

  Cleaning is not typically a favorite home activity. Maybe that’s why it feels like an extra burden to figure out what “green cleaning” is – haven’t we already done enough? However, the cleaning products used in your home impact the indoor air quality, your health, and the environment. Making a few simple changes to the products you use means your normal routine - whether you are a strict cleaning-calendar adherent or you run through the house with a rag when company is on the way – just got greener. We’ve listed 5 starter steps that’ll have you well on...

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Meliora Means Best (for the World)!

Meliora Means Best (for the World)!

MEDIA ADVISORY: For Immediate Release Mike Mayer, Meliora Cleaning Products – (312) 721-7961 or mike@meliorameansbetter.com Megan Brock, B the Change Media - (785) 832-1222 ext. 208 or megan@bthechange.com Meliora Cleaning Products Honored as Best for Community, Creating Most Overall Positive Community Impact Evaluated by Comprehensive B Impact Assessment September 8, 2016: Chicago, IL Today, Meliora Cleaning Products was named a Best For Community honoree by B the Change Media. The award indicates the Chicago-based manufacturer of people-friendly and planet-friendly home cleaning products has earned top scores in the area of Community Impact. Scores are based on an independent, comprehensive assessment...

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Getting Bigger, Reducing Waste

Getting Bigger, Reducing Waste

This week we have a lovely and very direct example to demonstrate that old phrase "economies of scale".  As you can see, after 3 years of staring guiltily at empty 3.5-pound boxes of washing soda that are exactly the same as the ones you can find on many retail shelves, we finally have upgraded to more industrial quantities and packaging. The 50-pound bags are a relief to waste-haters (and a throwback packaging format for Mike, who spent some time on the farm growing up).  It's one of the small people-planet-profit victories we like to celebrate; just ask how excited we...

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We are MadeSafe Certified!

We are MadeSafe Certified!

We have big news: Our products have been MADE SAFE certified! We’ve been pioneering safer products for years, and we’re so proud to prove it with this revolutionary new certification. It's another way we are working to have the best ingredient safety and disclosure practices in the cleaning products industry. (See more information on that here and here.) This seal means that products are made without known carcinogens, behavioral, reproductive, and neuro toxins, hormone disruptors, heavy metals, pesticides, insecticides, flame retardants, toxic solvents, or harmful VOCs and more! It also means that product ingredients have been examined for concerns for...

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New Look For Our Product!

New Look For Our Product!

You might have noticed that things are looking a little different around here recently. We've made some changes to our look by updating our logo and changing the look of our product packaging. Here's why we did that and what's changed: Our logo and product packaging was created during the ancient era known as 2013. At that time, we were just getting started and we have since gotten a lot more comfortable with what our company stands for. We're a simple products company and we wanted a simpler look. "Meliora K" is now "Meliora Cleaning Products". The legal company name...

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