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Xeriscaping
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Xeriscaping, Water Conservation, Water Shortages, Drought, Landscaping )

Brian
- 6 days ago - bhg.com
In many parts of the country, water resources are becoming scarcer. That's why it's a good idea to landscape your home using waterwise techniques. Called xeriscaping, this process will help you have a less thirsty backyard. Here's how to do it.
What If Natural Products Came With a List of Ingredients?
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Natural Products, Eggs, Blueberries, Chemicals, Chemistry, Nature )

Brian
- 9 days ago - io9.com
"With these graphics, I wanted to show that Chemistry is everywhere."
Why I Don't Buy Organic Food
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Organic, Food, Fraud, Hype, Marketing, Price, False Claims )

Brian
- 11 days ago - smilesbypayet.com
I became suspicious of the rhetoric and claims being thrown around by supporters of organic foods. What I ultimately found, however, was that the "superiority" claims made by organic supporters were overblown...
Why the FDA Doesn't Really Know What's in Your Food - With Video
Green Lifestyle  (tags: FDA, food, health, humans, protection, shopping )

Kathy
- 10 days ago - publicintegrity.org
Why doesn;t the government know what's in your food? Because industry can declare on their own that added ingredients are safe. It's all thanks to a loophole in a 57-year-old law that allows food manufacturers to circumvent the approval process by regulat
EPA Restricts Use of Bee-Killing Pesticides. Now It Needs to Ban Them Entirely. (Please Sign)
Green Lifestyle  (tags: bees, pesticides )

Krista
- 11 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Big news in the fight to save bee populations from pesticides: The EPA just announced that it wonâEUR(TM)t approve any new or expanded uses of neonicotinoid pesticides. Tell the Environmental Protection Agency: Ban the use of bee-killing pesticides entirely.
Aluminum in Perspective
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Aluminum, Herbs, Supplements, Tea, Vaccines, Intake )

Brian
- 19 days ago - thoughtscapism.com
Mostly our aluminum intake comes from diet. Tea is one of the major sources, with 1-6 mg per liter - so a cup of tea will average roughly 0.75 mg of aluminum (or range from 0.25 - 1.5 mg). Other major sources include herbs, spices, bread, and salt.
Designer Crops May Survive Future Droughts Brought on By Climate Change
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Food, Agriculture, Research, Science, Crops, Designer Crops, Climate Change, Drought, Drought Resistance )

Brian
- 17 days ago - ca.news.yahoo.com
Researchers announced this week that they may have figured out one of the holy grails of agricultural science... a way to reprogram plants to make them more drought-resistant.
Water Crisis Pushes Brazil Towards Solar Power at Last
Green Lifestyle  (tags: water, green, environment, technology, world, solar power, Brazil )

Cal
- 20 days ago - climatenewsnetwork.net
Without water to feed its hydroelectric dams, drought-hit Brazil is turning to the solar energy source once dubbed a fantasy by the countryâEUR(TM)s president.
Big Beef's In Big Trouble
Green Lifestyle  (tags: healthcare, humans, food, diet, water use, environment, study, green, water, environment, conservation, food, greenliving, greenproducts, sustainable )

Cal
- 19 days ago - foodrevolution.org
if you want to save water, reducing industrialized beef consumption could be the most powerful single step you can take.
 
 
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