Seventh Generation is a company that sells cleaning, paper, and personal care products. The company was founded in 1988 and is based in Burlington, Vermont. The name "Seventh Generation" comes from the Great Law of the Iroquois; "In our every deliberation, we must consider the impact of our decisions on the next seven generations." The company focuses on sustainability and the conservation of natural resources. Seventh Generation uses recycled and post-consumer materials in its packaging and biodegradable, phosphate and chlorine free ingredients in its products.
What is the first company that comes to mind when you think of non-toxic cleaning? For me personally it is Seventh Generation. As far as I can remember, it seems like they were always there. At least back when people started being concerned about cleaning with toxic and carcinogenic substances. Hey, our grandparents and ancestors all cleaned with vinegar, baking soda, lemon juice, and other natural methods... Then 'advances in technology' came about and our homes were flooded with chemicals. … more