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Sweden Is Shifting to a 6-Hour Work Day
Business  (tags: business, environment, productivity, working hours, society, Swedenhumans, research )

- 8 days ago -
While impressions of staff being happier and full of energy aren't exactly scientific basis for declaring 6-hour work days as "better" than the 8.7-hour work day, we do have evidence that what we're doing right now isn't working.
More Superbugs? Despite Warnings, Farm Antibiotic Use Is Rising Worldwide
Business  (tags: disease, illness, investigation, medicine, prevention, news, research, risks, safety, science, study, warning, AlternativeMed, AlternativeMed, drugs, health, healthcare, humans, interesting, ethics, food, health, healthy, greenproducts, organic, Sustainab )

- 23 days ago -
Overuse of antibiotics in the United States and EuropeâEUR"particularly in animal agricultureâEUR"has led to a severe increase in antibiotic-resistant diseases.
Study: Organic Farming Trumps Conventional Farming
Business  (tags: organic farming, business, money, scientists, research, study, environment, humans, news, consumers )

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- 125 days ago -
A new study indicates that even with the added costs involved, organic farming nets a significantly higher profit for farmers than conventional farming. Of course, that raises the question: why isn't everyone going organic?
Long-Awaited EPA Study Says Fracking Pollutes Drinking Water
Business  (tags: fracking, CSG, US Environmental Protection Agency, report, drinking water, research, consumers, Sustainable Development, pollution, contamination )

- 126 days ago -
The U.S. EPA released its final draft of its report today, assessing how fracking for oil and gas can impact access to safe drinking water. This refuted the conclusion arrived at by the EPA's 2004 study that fracking poses no threat to drinking water
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Avon, Mary Kay, EstéE Lauder, and Revlon Are Paying for Tests on Animals
Business  (tags: sell their products in China, Avon, Mary Kay, Estee Lauder, Revlon, there are still more than 1, 500 companies, research, science, scientists, news, business, consumers, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, money, marketing, lies, treatment, women, rese )

- 451 days ago -
But now we have learned that all four companies have been paying for tests on animals in order to sell their products in China--and they did not inform PETA or consumers that their policies had changed. We have no choice but to downgrade them
VICTORY VICTORY D-CON to Replace Pellet Products With New Line of Bait Rodenticides in 2015
Business  (tags: over two years of ongoing debate, reached an agreement, environment, ecosystems, conservation, protection, GoodNews, protection, habitat, conservation, illness, healthcare, health, news, prevention, safety, treatment, research )

- 457 days ago -
Breaking news! After over two years of ongoing debate between the EPA and the makers of d-CON mouse poison, the parties have reached an agreement. D-CON will comply with new EPA rodenticide standards and will switch to a different anticoagulant ingredient
Yes, Pipeline Spills Are Good for the Economy
Business  (tags: pipelines, David Suzuki, climate-change, climatechange, CO2emissions, destruction, ecosystems, government, pollution, research, science, economy, money, finance, ethics )

- 483 days ago -
It may seem insensitive, but it's true. And that's the problem. Destroying the environment is bad for the planet and all the life it supports, including us. But it's often good for business.
MOST AWESOME VICTORY VICTORY Japan Confirms "Whales Win!"...For Now
Business  (tags: business, world, money, dishonesty, cover-up, corruption, consumers, lies, GoodNews, environment, news, treatment, research, protection, prevention, GoodNews, wildlife, sadness, suffering, slaughter, endangered, extinction, cruelty, death, whales, animalc )

- 553 days ago -
In an even bigger announcement, Japan has canceled its annual Antarctic whale hunt, and plan to honor the above-mentioned court ruling.
USA: A Step Forward Towards the End of Cosmetic Testing on Animals?
Business  (tags: protection, interesting, goodnews, eco-friendly, conservation, coolstuff, health, healthy, technology, science, research, performance, animals, activists, media, murder, law, internet, politics, sadness, safety, violence, killed, killing, suffering, slaug )

- 558 days ago -
James Patrick "Jim" Moran~Introduced by Congressman Jim Moran, The Humane Cosmetics Act (H.R. 4148), aims at ensuring animals are not harmed in the process of creating or manufacturing cosmetics.
Australian Senator Introduces Legislation to End Animal Tests on Cosmetics
Business  (tags: protection, greenproducts, health, goodnews, CoolStuff, business, interesting, world, science, research, scientists, performance, investigation, animals, money, business, consumers, cover-up, corruption, lies, law, politics, society, GoodNews, treatment )

- 558 days ago -
Senator Lee Rhiannon~Australian Green Senator Lee Rhiannon has introduced a bill to ban the testing and sale of cosmetics and cosmetic ingredients that have been tested on animals in Australia as well as to ban the import and sale of cosmetic products
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED STOP BLM's War Cast Upon Our Wild Horses,Burros and Our/Their Land and Water
Business  (tags: money, politics, society, investments, government, ethics, environment, dishonesty, corruption, americans, business, corporate, cover-up, treatment, safety, research, protection, prevention, nutrition, healthcare, health, food, disease, ethics, Body-Mind- )

- 581 days ago -
Calling for the Department of Interior: 1. To provide needed water troughs and shelter for 55,000 captive wild horses and burros or now accept citizen and organization offered donations and aid for troughs and shelters~ to ease resultant veterinarian war
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Federal Petition (Sign/Share): The Animal Fighting Spectator Prohibition Act
Business  (tags: money, lies, politics, oil, society, law, dishonesty, corruption, business, cover-up, abuse, americans, consumers, treatment, safety, prevention, women, nutrition, medicine, food, Body-Mind-Spirit, exercise, healthcare, health, protection, research, famil )

- 589 days ago -
Please cosponsor H.R. 366, the Animal Fighting Spectator Prohibition Act, sponsored by Reps. Tom Marino (R-PA), Jim McGovern (D-MA), John Campbell (R-CA), and Jim Moran (D-VA).
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Berkeley's Ground Squirrels and Gophers Under Attack
Business  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, endangered, habitatdestruction, habitat, wildlife, pollution, protection, nature, politics, research, destruction, government, ethics, economy, corruption, business, americans, dishonesty, cover-up, news, money, lies, law, illnes )

- 591 days ago -
(Valid address is required - P.O. Boxes cannot be used)~~The City of Berkeley in California has a proposal before them to pursue the extermination of a significant population (perhaps up to a thousand) of California Ground Squirrels
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Update About 'Protect New Jersey's Dogs and Cats With Jack's Law'
Business  (tags: veterinary hospitals be transparent, licensed veterinarian is not required to, dishonesty, business, americans, abuse, money, lies, law, environment, medicine, illness, investigation, health, healthcare, treatment, research, protection, risks )

- 592 days ago -
Jack's Law would help save the lives of more than 500,000 dogs and cats in New Jersey by restricting the responsibilities of recent veterinary school graduates and require interns to be supervised -- in person
GREAT NEWS GREAT NEWS Maker of Newport Cigarettes Bans Animal Tests
Business  (tags: research, performance, scientists, study, investigation, health, environment, business, animals, world, science, tech, dishonesty, corruption, business, cover-up, abuse, politics, lies, law, GoodNews, ethics, treatment, research, protection, safety, risks )

- 592 days ago -
Lorillard Tobacco Company, the maker of Newport cigarettes and the third-largest manufacturer of cigarettes in the U.S., has issued a new policy banning all animal testing unless such tests become required by federal regulations in the future.

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