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Today’s DDT? Scientists Declare Bee-Killing Pesticides Must Be Banned

An international panel of independent scientists has issued a warning about two widely-used pesticides and declared them as dangerous to the environment as DDT.  Specifically, the Task Force on System…

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12 Eco-Friendly Activities for Kids of All Ages

Environmental protection is an issue that affects our children deeply. The condition of the world when they grow up will shape their health and their lives. Even very young toddlers can be introduced …

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New Zealand Grants a River the Rights of Personhood

By Stephen Messenger, TreeHugger From the dawn of history, and in cultures throughout the world, humans have been prone to imbue Earth's life-giving rivers with qualities of life itself -- a fit…

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Inspiring Forest PSA by School Chorus (Video)

By Michael Graham Richard, TreeHugger The National Forest Foundation has launched a new campaign to raise awareness among Americans, and get them involved in protecting national forests and gr…

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The Dalai Lama on Saving the Environment

If you Care2 make a difference, this selection about right relationship to our environment from His Holiness the Dalai Lama will speak deeply to you. It offers deep wisdom and concrete advice on the b…

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FINALLY, A COMMENT WENT THOUGH!! NOW I'm thinking this may be ONE of the reason, if not the main …

I don't any Mexican avocados. Only those from CA.

Did they also test for pesticides on organic produce? I would like to see a comparison.

Thank you so much for sharing!