A cosmetics database, by the Environmental Working Group. Search thousands of products to see what toxins they may or may not contain.
Learn about the Safe Cosmetics Act of 2011, and find out how you can take action.
Herbs & Herbalism
Reliable herbal medicine information.
An organization that promotes undertanding and ecological use of medicinal herbs and aromatherapy.
A non-profit, educational organization that works to represent the goals and voices of herbalists.
An abundance of herb information by Mrs. Grieve, author of A Modern Herbal.
The Virtual Herbal is devoted to honoring the plants, the spirit, and the tradition of herbal medicine, and to the celebration of health.
Educational opportunities ranging from weekend workshops to 2-year apprenticeships, in Eugene, Oregon.
Dedicated to furthering and preserving herbal traditions and teaching ecologcial ways to cohabit the earth.
Organization formed to share in the knowledge of culinary, craft, and medicinal herbs, with monthly meetings and special events.
A magazine that brings sound information to the general public about the whole range of benefits of herbs, including their roles in various healing arts.
The UK's leading professional association for herbal practitioners, promoting the benefits, efficacy, and safety of herbal medicine.
The most experienced and diversified medicinal herb farm in North America.
A database of Traditional Chinese Medicine herbs, with an introduction to theory. (Requires free registration.)
Herbal Retreat Center and Botanical Sanctuary
ACHS, based in Portland, Oregon, is a leader in natural health education.Aviva Romm is a highly respected medical doctor, botanical medicine specialist, and expert in childbirth, women's and children's health, and homebirth midwifery. She has written a number of highly acclaimed books and offers distance learning courses.
Proprietor of Mrs. Thompson's Herbs, Gifts & Folkore, Heather has practiced herbalism for over two decades and specializes in foods that heal. A former professional chef, she draws on years of experience and an encylopedic knowledge of nutrition to counsel clients in establishing healing diets.
Herbalist with a focus on Ayurvedic medicine.
Eugene, Oregon acupuncturist and Chinese herbalist offering both individual and "community style" sessions.
A naturopathic doctor, herbalist, and Maya medicine specialist, Arvigo directs The Arvigo Institute in Belize.
Extensive and regularly updated website by herbalist and Ayurveda
specialist Todd Caldecott, with general to specific health information
and introductory information about Ayurveda.
Offering a variety of classes, from beginning to advanced levels.
Plant & Land Stewards
The Land Institute
Working to develop an ecologically stable agricultural system.
Dedicated to the enjoyment, conservation, and study of Oregon's native plants and habitats.
organiztion committed to protecting indigenous medicinal plants of the
United States and Canada, and their native habitats, while ensuring an
abundant and renewable supply of medicinal plants for generations to