How long does offgassing continue after applying normal paint?

— Elana Campbell Longmont, CO

Answered by Douglas Drew on April 1, 2010

How can you tell if it is truly a "green paint" from start to finish?

— Ellen Wallingford, Rockport, ME

Answered by Victoria Schomer on September 17, 2009

Are there nontoxic stains that would be safe for wood planters in a veggie garden?

— Candy Guerrero, Harrison, NJ

Answered by Debbie Sek on July 23, 2009

How can I limit harmful offgassing from a recent coat of "non-green" paint?

— Rebecca Ronn, Brooklyn, NY

Answered by Nick Cope on December 17, 2008