Monsanto's herbicide Roundup possibly linked to Parkinson's, cancer, infertility and more health issues

Correlation is not causation. Many have had concerns about spraying acres of growing crops with potent pesticide or herbicide like Monsanto ‘s Roundup, but without […]

Why are Staples and Bed Bath & Beyond selling junk food?

Food, mostly junk food, is showing up in unlikely non-food related places, and this increasing trend may be making a fat nation even fatter. In the […]

Arkansas oil spill after ExxonMobil pipeline rupture raises safety question on Keystone XL

One more oil spill in the U.S., one more environmental catastrophe. This one resulted from the rupture of the Exxon Mobil’s Pegasus pipe on March 29 […]

Shiseido to abolish animal testing for cosmetics

Shiseido Co., a worldwide leader and Japan’s largest maker of cosmetics, will abolish animal testing for products to be developed starting April 2013. This will be […]

By |Mar 29, 2013, 11:59 am|Green News|0 Comments

How the Monsanto Protection Act snuck into law

Last week Congress passed HR 933, a short-term resolution to avoid a government shutdown. But tucked away in that bill was also a rider that […]

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March 22, 2013 is World Water Day: 10 easy ways to conserve water at home

March 22, 2013 is World Water Day and in an effort to make it a teaching about water day too, here are very easy ways […]

Trader Joe's, Whole Foods and other big grocers decide not to sell GMO salmon regardless of FDA ruling

Several major grocery chains just announced  pledge to their customers that they will not carry AquaBounty’s controversial genetically modified “Frankenfish GMO” salmon, regardless of what the […]

Study links autism with prenatal exposure to traffic pollution

Babies exposed to air pollution in the womb are more likely to have autism (8 to 10% higher risk for babies at the 75th percentile […]

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Indian farmers produce record amounts of crops without GMOs

For years, much of the news to come from India’s farming regions was dismal. The country was facing an agrarian crisis (due in part to […]

Judge blocks New York City’s Bloomberg's limits on big sugary soda drinks

A judge struck down New York’s limits on large sugary soda drinks on Monday, just one day before they were to take effect, in a […]

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