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Ever wondered where that ‘butter flavour’ comes from? You can’t beat the real thing! – Butter-Flavored Microwave Popcorn Alexandra Scranton, director of science and research at Women’s Voices for the Earth, a nonprofit that advocates for environmental health issues that directly affect women The Problem: Diacetyl, a chemical used in butter flavoring, is used in […]
Why it’s so important to choose your children’s furniture and toys carefully! – Children may enjoy plopping down in foam-filled chairs just their size, but a report released Wednesday by several advocacy groups says those chairs may contain flame retardants that could be harmful. The chemicals were detected in children’s furniture sold by major retailers in […]
Bravo Europe! – The news is a major blow to the nascent British GM industry which ministers have been championing this year as fears grow about food security. Monsanto, whose name is synonymous with GM crops, confirmed that it is withdrawing all of its EU applications for approval for new crops. The decision is understood […]
Why reusable always trumps paper or plastic! – The next time the clerk at your favorite grocery store asks whether you prefer “paper or plastic” for your purchases, consider giving the truly eco-friendly response and saying, “neither.” Plastic bags end up as litter that fouls the landscape, and kill thousands of marine mammals every year […]
Hopefully the EU will do something to take the lead on parabens, but some countries and companies have started the ball rolling, so that’s a start! – Senior Researcher Torkjel M. Sandanger and a group of NILU researchers at the Fram Centre in Tromsø have analysed 350 blood samples from Norwegian women, and have found […]