The following links have been provided for your convenience. For further information to safeguard your home, please contact a Building Biologist Professional
- Developed by Nicole Bijlsma and her husband Mark from the ground up for people with skin and chemical sensitivities. Australian Made. Available throughout health food stores across Australia. http://cleanabode.com.au/
- Whole house air filtration systems: HRV Australia Phone: 1300 HRV 123
- Portable air filter: Ausclimate Air Purifier 1800 122 100; Electron 180A Air Purifier
ADHESIVES & SEALANTS
- HB Fuller Australia. Toolbox range.
ARCHITECTS (specialising in building healthy homes)
- BP Architects Bridget Puszka. St Kilda. 03 9525 3780.
- Planet Architecture. Marie Wallin 0449 758 456
BABY BOTTLES (BPA and phthalate free)
- Safe-T-Bottle Available through health food stores, natural therapists and eco organic stores. Distributors: Kadac (VIC/NSW), Oborne Health (VIC/NSW) and Complete Health (QLD).
- Blessed Earth. 07) 5494 2189 Bedding. pillows and clothing. Note wool mattresses are not recommended for cots due to a SIDS risk
- Natural Sleep 3 locations in Victoria 03) 9878 7809
- Organature (03) 5663 6245 Bedding. pillows and clothing
BUILDING BIOLOGY CONSULTANTS
BUILDING BIOLOGY TRAINING
- Australian College of Environmental Studies. Nationally accredited training in Building Biology (healthy home) and Feng Shui. 1300 889 845
- We are currently gathering a list of certified carpet cleaners that can work with people with allergies and chemical sensitivities. Stay tuned!
CARPETS & FLOORING
- Alpaca Carpets. Australian Carpet Mills. www.australiancarpetmills.com.au
- Boral Concrete. www.boral.com.au
- BT Bamboo www.eco-flooring.com.au and www.bamboofloors.com.au
- Cavalier Bremworth Greentuft range www.cavbrem.com.au
- E-crete. www.zeobond.com.au
- Forbo Lino floors www.forbo.com.au
- Hebel. www.hebelaustralia.com.au
- Independent Cement (ecoblend). www.independentcement.com.au
- Mc Mats Recycled Carpets www.mcmatsrecycledcarpets.com.au
- Quantum Timber Finishes. www.qtf.com.au
- Sisal, seagrass and coir www.floorspace.com.au
- ABODE healthy home solutions. When the health of your family matters! Specifically formulated for children, people with allergies and skin sensitivities and anybody who is health conscious. Available through health food stores, natural therapists and eco organic stores. Distributor: Oborne Health Supplies (VIC/SA/NSW/QLD)
- There are many great Australian brands on the market. Here are just a few!
- Divine by Therese Kerr. Made in Australia. 1300 416 100.
- Miessence by Narelle Chenery. Made in Australia. 07) 5539 2011
- Purestuf Natural Skincare range for men, women and teenagers. 02) 4862 3332
- FOOD for your skin. Handmade body products made with natural ingredients that are safe enough to eat! Greta 0422 637 718 or Jennifer 03 5657 7369
- Steamatic. Specialists in carpet cleaning, mould remediation and duct cleaning. Australia wide: 1300 783 262. Make sure you ask for non-chemical means to clean the home!
Healthy Building Systems. Specialists in mould remediation and HVAC duct cleaning. Western Australia. 08) 9361 2722
ELECTROMAGNETIC FIELD EQUIPMENT (To rent or hire)
ELECTRICIAN (familiar with building biology principles)
Fertile Ground Health Group is a multidisciplinary natural medicine clinic. East Melbourne. 03) 9419 9988
GENERAL PRACTITIONERS - Integrative GPs who have studied nutrition and environmental health.
New Zealand: Dr Debbie Fewtrell, Dr Leila Masson (Paediatrician), Dr Tim Ewer
- NSW: Dr Robyn Cosford (Narrabeen), Dr Christabelle Yeoh, Dr Christine Baker (Crows Nest),
- VIC: Dr Tania Ash* (Prahran), Dr Braham Rabinov (Brighton), Dr Michelle Woolhouse (Rosebud), Dr Anne Small (Moonee Ponds)**
- QLD:Dr. Sandeep Gupta* (Woombye)
- SA: Dr Mona Kaur (North Adelaide), Dr Sinclair Bode (Stirling)
*mould related illnesses **Electromagnetic hypersensitivity
- Air-cell. www.air-cell.com.au
- Autex. www.autex.com.au
- Golden Fleece. www.goldenfleeceinsulation.com.au
- Higgins. www.higginsinsulation.com.au
- Insulfluf. www.insulfluf.com.au
- Thermo wool insulation. The Skylight Shop. 03) 9336 2111
MOULD REMEDIATION COMPANIES (IICRC international mould accreditation)
- Click here for IICRC trained mould remediators in all states of Australia
- Queensland: DRIH Technologies. Central Qld, 07) 4942 6788; AMC Ozone Brisbane & Gold Coast 07) 5559 0790
- Victoria: FRSDA (Ivi Sims) 1300 654 684; Boongalla Group 1300 859 629; Restorx Services. 03) 9785 4777; Premier Restorations (Rick Bryant) 0425 764 400
- NSW: Ecomould Solutions (Paul Favretti) 0451 9846 98
- South Australia: Emergency Property Solutions (Mark Carey) 08) 8165 2400
PAINT & FINISHES (low or no VOCs)
SAFETY DATA SHEETS - WHERE TO FIND THEM
- ChemSupply: http://www.chemsupply.com.au Apply
- Environmental Working Group: http://www.cosmeticsdatabase.com
- MSDSXchange: http://www.msdsxchange.com/english/index.cfm
- National Library of Medicine:http://householdproducts.nlm.nih.gov/products.htm
- Scorecard: http://www.scorecard.org
- Toxicology Data Network: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/pubs/factsheets/toxnetfs.html
- Ducted vacuum cleaners (can be retrofitted). Valet Systems.
- Portable vacuum cleaners. Here are my top 12 vacuum cleaners.
WATER FILTER SUPPLIERS
- Aquasafe. Phone: 1800 636 135 Web: www.aquasafe.com.au
- Clarence Water Filters Phone: 02) 6646 8565 Web: clarencewaterfilters.com.au
- Clear Choice Water Filters. (David) 1300 001 752 Web: www.clearchoicewaterfilters.com.au
- PSI Water Filters Phone: 1800 305 579. Web: www.psifilters.com.au
- Pure Stream Water Filters Phone: 1300 888 429. Web: www.aeoncp.com.au