CR Digital Archive

May 2021

Cover Story

Cleaning Secrets for Every Room
Easy ways to remove grit, grime, and germs in a safe, healthy way

Cleaning After COVID-19
What to do if someone in your household has had the coronavirus

Features

A Lush Lawn Without Pesticides
The truth about the chemicals that keep your lawn green, and how to create a healthy oasis without them

A Guide to Eco-Friendly Lawn Helpers
Here's what to know about the products and the practices of lawn care without conventional chemicals

Insights

Decoding Fruit Juice Labels
From '100 percent juice' to 'reduced sugar,' we tell you which claims help you make a healthier choice, and which to be wary of
Corn, Flour, or Whole Wheat: Which Type of Tortilla Is Healthier?
A CR nutritionist took a look at the nutritional pros and cons

Road Report

What Makes a Car Really Comfortable
CR's new Comfort Score will help you find the most relaxing, well-appointed ride for the money

How to Judge a Car's Comfort on Just a Short Test Drive
Expert tips for finding a model that best suits you

Departments

Building a Better World, Together
Join with us to make a safer, fairer, healthier marketplace
From Our President: Trusting What’s on Tap
Selling It
Goofs, glitches, and gotchas spotted by our readers

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