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Buy Organic Bananas, Save Crocodiles
Environment  (tags: food, organic, Sustainabililty, wildlife, pesticides, biospheres, ecosystems, ecosystems, environment, pollution, humans, destruction, conservation, animals )

Cal
- 312 days ago - ecowatch.com
Chemicals sprayed on bananas to control pests and disease are making their way into the bodies of the emaciated crocodiles who live near banana plantations in Costa Rica, says a new study that illustrates the environmental impact of pesticide use
Want Organic Eggs From Outdoor Hens? Better Act Now!
Health & Wellness  (tags: organic, hens, food, eggs, health, research, family, animalcruelty )

Nancy
- 241 days ago - salsa3.salsalabs.com
The standards-setting National Organic Standards Board has sent three formal recommendations, one dating back to 2002, to the NOP asking the agency to clarify and enforce requirements for outside access and other living conditions for poultry. But the US
Food Labelled 'Organic' Is No Guarantee of Safety--Shocking Levels of Heavy Metals in Imported Food Highlight the Danger
Green Lifestyle  (tags: pollution, organic, protection, health, eco-friendly, green, greenproducts, food, sustainable, Sustainabililty, environment )

Cal
- 55 days ago - alternet.org
Heavy metal pollution makes no distinction between how crops are grown. Irrespective of whether farming practices are organic or conventional practices are used
What Is Hemp Plastic?
Green Lifestyle  (tags: business, CO2emissions, conservation, eco-friendly, energy, environment, globalwarming, greenliving, greenproducts, healthy, organic, recycling, Sustainabililty )

Kit
- 92 days ago - hempwaterbottles.tripod.com
Contrary to popular belief, hemp is not the same as marijuana, and actually has very little in common with it. Industrial hemp is grown for its long stalks and contains less than 0.5% THC (Tetrahydrocannabinol), which is the psychoactive property of POT.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Commend Europe for Reducing Plastic Bag Waste - ForceChange
Green Lifestyle  (tags: green, greenliving, greenproducts, organic, recycling, sustainable, eco-friendly, design )

Cal
- 169 days ago - forcechange.com
Recently, members of the European Parliament's Environment Committee approved a report that would reduce the use of single use plastic bags. The report consists of a two stage reduction target to decrease the amount of waste in the environment across all
Simple Tips To Live An Organic Lifestyle
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, eco-friendly, greenliving, organic, protection, home )

Cher Away
- 195 days ago - bgdailynews.com
While the word "organic" typically demonstrates the commitment to an environmentally sound growing method for farmers, there's an increased interest in finding ways to live organically beyond just food choices.
Organic Chicken Carries Just as Many Superbugs as Conventional
Health & Wellness  (tags: chicken, organic, poultry, family, food, health, superbugs )

Nancy
- 234 days ago - motherjones.com
To get the USDA label, chickens need to be raised under organic rules only from the "second day of life" (PDF)--meaning that they can and commonly do receive antibiotics while at the hatchery.
Groups Target Food Waste to Eliminate Hunger
Green Lifestyle  (tags: food security, nutrition, world, Sustainabililty, organic, food, eco-friendly, society, green, healthy, health, greenproducts, garden )

Cal
- 314 days ago - ipsnews.net
If all food loss and waste around the world could be recovered, half the world's population, or 3.5 billion people, could be fed. Yet people throw away a third of food produced globally, an issue that inspired the theme of these year's World Food Day, sus
Participate in Earth Day With An Earth Dinner
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, conservation, eco-friendly, organic, protection, sustainable )

Cher Away
- 133 days ago - earthdinner.org
If you're looking for an easy, fun way to show your support for the environment and eat healthy on Earth Day (April 22), we've got just the thing--an Earth Dinner! After all, every holiday has its own food tradition except Earth Day, until now.
Ten Ways to REuse Coffee Grounds
Green Lifestyle  (tags: coffee, conservation, eco-friendly, ecosystems, environment, food, greenliving, organic, recycling, sustainable )

Kit
- 110 days ago - howtoreuseitcreatively.com
I love coffee. I love the smell, the taste, and the many, many reuses for the grounds after I've enjoyed my last cup for the day. Coffee grounds can be used for so much more than just fertilizer.
5 Organic Projects Taking Root Around The World
Green Lifestyle  (tags: organic, green, greenliving, greenproducts, world, garden, eco-friendly, goodnews, environment, coolstuff, ecosystems )

Cal
- 260 days ago - worldcrunch.com
Organic fever has been taking over the world over the past few years, appealing to some but shunned by others. Sustainability is a word often linked with organic, as well as all things environmentally-friendly, that surely must benefit all of us.
America Recycles Day Puts Spotlight on Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
Green Lifestyle  (tags: recycling, sustainable, greenliving, green, greenproducts, environment, eco-friendly, food, organic, society )

Cal
- 315 days ago - ecowatch.com
What happens to the stuff we throw away? About 53 percent of it goes into landfills, according to the U.S. EPA. About 12 percent is combusted for energy. About 35 percent is recycled.
TAKE ACTION NOW! INCLUDE GMO CONTENT INFORMATION ON FOOD NUTRITION FACTS LABELS
Green Lifestyle  (tags: GMOs, food labeling, green, food, eco-friendly, environment, greenproducts, greenliving, protection, organic )

Cal
- 65 days ago - credomobilize.com
Add specific information about genetically modified organism (GMO) content to food Nutrition Facts labels and one of the two following blanket statements, as applicable: "Contains one or more GMOs" OR "Does not contain any GMOs."
Monsanto and Pioneer Must Stop Selling Genetically Modified Seeds in Mexico
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, CoolStuff, eco-friendly, environment, food, genetic engineering, GMOs, green, humans, organic, protection, Sustainabililty, Monsanto )

Kathy
- 322 days ago - foodfirst.org
n October 10 press release with Mexico City byline announces the banning of genetically-engineered corn in Mexico. According to the group that issued the press release, La Coperacha, a federal judge has ordered Mexico's SAGARPA (Secretaría de Agricultura,
'Agri-Terrorism'? Town's Seed Library Shut Down
Green Lifestyle  (tags: seed library, organic, heirloom seeds, Seed savers' Exchange, Pennsylvania Dept of Agriculture, "agri-terrorism" )

Judy
- 25 days ago - commondreams.org
Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture tells Mechanicsburg library its seed library is a violation
 

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