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ECO DECORATING: Mod Green Pod Wallpaper
Posted By Rebecca Brown On April 1, 2009 @ 5:00 pm In Decorative Objects,Design,Green Home decor,Green Interiors,Green Products,Innovation,Sustainable Materials | 2 Comments
Traditional wall coverings often use PVC , a harmful and toxic material that has been known to leech into the air, so buying toxin-free textiles is an important health consideration that can’t be ignored. Mod Green Pod  was founded by Lisa and Nancy Mims as a means to offer safer —and more fashionable— alternatives to conventional textile prints. Their products not just graphically gorgeous, but green in their materiality, completely free of vinyl, and use water-based inks on 100% certified organic cotton -based fabric.
We’ve had our eye on Austin-based company Mod Green Pod  Wallpaper since we saw them a few years back at HauteGREEN . They are a member of the Organic Trade Association  (OTA), which means they follow strict fiber principles and support global organic textile standards. From a purely aesthetic standpoint, they offer a chic collection of prints, including a new shade of Grand Jubilee , their signature print, coming out in a few weeks.
+ Mod Green Pod 
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URLs in this post:
 Image: http://www.inhabitat.com/?p=21831
 PVC: http://www.inhabitat.com/2007/03/26/pvc-no-good/
 Mod Green Pod: http://www.modgreenpod.com
 organic cotton: http://inhabitatshop.com/inhabitat-merch/
 HauteGREEN: http://www.inhabitat.com/2007/05/16/modgreenpod-sustainable-fabrics-upholstery/
 Grand Jubilee: http://modgreenpod.com/item/18/
 + Mod Green Pod: http://modgreenpod.com/
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