Our Ideology At Norwex, we believe that there is a strong and direct link between our health and the health of the environment. That’s why we have made it our purpose to reduce the harmful chemicals and waste that challenge our quality of life and the future of our planet. Did You Know? • O ver 80,000 chemicals have been created in the last 50 years, and fewer than 300 have been tested for their impact on human health. • M ore than 200 chemicals have been found in the cord blood of newborns. • I ndoor air pollution is one of the top five highest-ranking environmental health problems in America. • T oday billions of pounds of plastic can be found in the ocean, making up about 40 percent of its surfaces. • B y 2050, we may have more plastic than fish by weight in our oceans.