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Yes, Pomegranates Are Good For You, But HOW Good?

How far can a company go in making claims about their product's benefits in order to sell it? In the case of POM Wonderful, the Federal Trade Commission upheld a judge's ruling that the claims their j…

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Are Green Funeral Homes Guilty Of Greenwashing?

Green funerals have become popular amongst those who want to ensure that their passing will have minimal negative impact on the planet. But because the industry is new, some companies have taken advan…

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POM Juice Claims Not True, Says FTC

The Federal Trade Commission has filed a complaint against POM Wonderful charging the company with false and unsubstantiated claims. They make POM Wonderful 100% Pomegranate Juice and POMx supplements…

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Joe Baker is VP of Causes and Advocacy for Care2. Joe oversees Care2's campaigns with its nonprofit partners. Previously, Joe worked for Amnesty... more

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