Applying Mineral Sunscreen: How Much is Enough to Not Get Burned?

Photo shows what 1/4 teaspoon, 1/2 teaspoon, 1 teaspoon, and 2 teaspoons of sunscreen look like Have you ever been sunburned even though you put on sunscreen? I certainly have. What’s the deal? Even with the safest mineral sunscreen, it’s important to apply enough and to reapply often. But what exactly is “enough” sunscreen? And what’s

Stand Up for GMO Labeling

A photo of Badger Bill and his grandaughter Maya at their home in Gilsum New Hampshire This week, members of the House of Representatives are getting ready to vote on the anti-GMO labeling bill H.R. 1599, appropriately dubbed by opponents as the Deny Americans the Right to Know – or DARK Act. According to Just Label

Spotlight on Badger Supplier: Enviro-Tote

Enviro tote's logo, featuring a happy cartoon reusable bag Totes are totally cool. They’re practical, reusable, and when done right, pretty nice to look at. We Badgers are always toting stuff around, so it made perfect sense to commission a durable Badger tote for everyday use. Luckily, when it

Sunscreen Labels (part 2)

A chart showing Badger's sunscreen certifications: non nano zinc oxide, UVA UVB protection, biodegradable, no animal testing, certified natural, and certified organic by the NSF Now that you’re an expert in decoding sunscreen labels, we thought we’d give you a handy guide to Badger’s sunscreen claims and certifications. For the most part, these graphics are pretty self-explanatory. But what you might not know is that

Spotlight on Badger Supplier: Independent Can Company

Independent Can Company building circa 1929, and in Vandalia, OH 2014. We all admire and enjoy Badger’s colorful balm tins. But did you know that since 2009 the Independent Can Company (ICC), a family owned and operated business located in the U.S., has been manufacturing them for us out of recycled