START A PETITION 27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

Green Lifestyle

Outrage Over US Secret Approval of Genetically Engineered Trees
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, environment, garden, genetic engineering, genetically modified trees, GMOs, health, humans, protection, Sustainabililty, USDA, world )

Kathy
- 5 hours ago - stopgetrees.org
A secret letter from the USDA to GE tree company ArborGen, dated last August, was recently exposed by scientist Doug Gurian-Sherman of the Center for Food Safety. In this letter, the USDA made the unprecedented decision to allow ArborGen to pursue
Biofuels: Wrong Direction for a Sustainable Food and Climate Future
Green Lifestyle  (tags: biofuels, CO2emissions, eco-friendly, energy, environment, food, green, health, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 9 hours ago - ecowatch.com
People already use roughly three-quarters of the worldâEUR(TM)s vegetated land for crops, livestock grazing and wood harvests. The remaining land protects clean water, supports biodiversity and stores carbon in trees, shrubs and soils
Support NYC's Plastic Bag Tax PETITION
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, protection, plastic bags )

Anna
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
Please sign the petition to urge New York City legislators to support a plastic bag tax!
Why Dump Treated Wastewater When You Could Make Beer With It?
Green Lifestyle  (tags: greenliving, green, greenproducts, protection )

Cal
- 2 days ago - npr.org
Clean Water Services of Hillsboro says it has an advanced treatment process that can turn sewage into drinking water
Will Pollinator Declines Increase Global Malnutrition and Disease? Yes, Says New Study
Green Lifestyle  (tags: bees, conservation, ecosystems, food, greenliving, health, humans, organic, pesticides, pollinators, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 3 days ago - beyondpesticides.org
Global decline of pollinators and pollination services will have a devastating impact on the nutritional health of people in developing countries, especially women and children, if left unabated, according to a new study from scientists at the University
Dirty Dozen Guide to Food Additives
Green Lifestyle  (tags: family, food, food additives, health, humans, protection, shopping, world )

Kathy
- 3 days ago - ewg.org
Food should be good for you. But some isn't. More than 10,000 additives* are allowed in food. Some are direct additives that are deliberately formulated into processed food. Others are indirect additives that get into food during processing, storage and
WeâEUR(TM)re About to Cross the 4th Planetary Boundary âEUR" And the Effects Will Be Irreversible.
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, 4th planetary boundary, protection, conservation )

Cher
- 6 days ago - greenerideal.com
Well, we finally did it guys! But you might want to hold off on the celebrations becauseâEUR¦ well, what we did is irreversibly damage the environment. Well, almost anyways, according to the high-profile study published Thursday by the journal Science.
Support OntarioâEUR(TM)s Plan to Restrict Neonics!
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, eco-friendly, environment, food, greenliving, health, humans, neonicotinoids, neonics, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 7 days ago - action2.davidsuzuki.org
As part of its new Pollinator Health Action Plan, the Ontario government has proposed regulations that will reduce the use of neonicotinoid-treated soy and corn seeds by 80 per cent by 2017. Tell the government it's on the right track!
15 Health Problems Linked to MonsantoâEUR(TM)s Roundup
Green Lifestyle  (tags: food, genetic engineering, Glyphosate, GMOs, environment, health, humans, protection, Roundup, world )

Kathy
- 7 days ago - ecowatch.com
Monsanto invented the herbicide glyphosate and brought it to market under the trade name Roundup in 1974, after DDT was banned. But it wasnâEUR(TM)t until the late 1990s that the use of Roundup surged, thanks to MonsantoâEUR(TM)s ingenious marketing strategy.
Food Diversity Under Siege From Global Warming, U.N. Says
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, eco-friendly, environment, food, health, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 9 days ago - reuters.com
Climate change threatens the genetic diversity of the world's food supply, and saving crops and animals at risk will be crucial for preserving yields and adapting to wild weather patterns, a U.N. policy paper said on Monday.
Seeds and Breeding Used to Be Open to Everyone. Now One Group Is Trying to Bring That Back
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Heritage seeds, plants, growing, business, conservation, eco-friendly, ecosystems, food, garden, green, goodnews, greenliving, organic, protection, Sustainabililty, sustainable )

Kamia
- 10 days ago - takepart.com
Before 1982, universities and individuals were famous for breeding new varieties, and most were fertile so seed could be saved. Laws that year changed everything, reducing the total number of seeds and putting their control into the hands of a few.
GMOs - Food for Thought
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, CoolStuff, eco-friendly, environment, food, genetic engineering, GMOs, health, humans, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 11 days ago - beyond-gm.org
Millions of Americans eat GMOs every day and they're fine! Millions of Americans do indeed eat GM food every day. But with no GM food labeling and no epidemiological studies carried out, it's not scientific to claim that there is no health impact. In fact
Join Dr. Vandana Shiva in Telling President Obama to Protect Seed Freedom and Food Democracy
Green Lifestyle  (tags: biodiversity, conservation, eco-friendly, environment, food, greenliving, health, humans, protection, Sustainabililty, seed patents, world )

Kathy
- 12 days ago - salsa3.salsalabs.com
... renounce the patenting of life and to stop pursuing "harmonization" of seed patenting laws which would further extend corporate control of our seeds and food.
Unregulated Genetic Engineering: What Could Possibly Go Wrong?
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, environment, food, genetic engineering, GMOs, health, protection, Sustainabililty, technology, world )

Kathy
- 12 days ago - ewg.org
Just this week (Jan. 15) the USDA granted "non-regulated" status to soybeans and cotton manipulated by Monsanto to be resistant to a new combination of herbicides. Don't you think someone should make sure the food we eat is safe to eat?
Save Maui County From GMOs & Open Air Chemical Testing
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, environment, food, genetic engineering, GMOs, Dow, Monsanto, Syngenta, health, humans, protection, Sustainabililty )

Kathy
- 12 days ago - bullhorn.nationofchange.org
Alert!!! Alert!! 2 4 D Agent Orange is now being tested on Maui! Uphold the Maui citizens initiative for a moratorium on GMOs and Open Air Chemical Testing until environmental impact studies are done. Hawaii is ground zero for the biotechnology industry
 

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Green Lifestyle

Most Active Stories Today in Green Lifestyle tagged with protection

top story finders in Green Lifestyle

1. Natasha Salgado 14 popular stories

2. AniMae Chi 13 popular stories

3. Richard S. 11 popular stories

4. Carole K. 9 popular stories

5. Ben Oscarsito 8 popular stories

6. Candy L. 8 popular stories

7. Candy B. 8 popular stories

8. Kathy B. 7 popular stories

9. Jason B. 7 popular stories

10. Laura H. 7 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!