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Dirty Dozen Guide to Food Additives
Green Lifestyle  (tags: family, food, food additives, health, humans, protection, shopping, world )

Kathy
- 1 day 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
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
- 1 day 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
New Pesticide To Be Marketed Amid Misleading Claims That It Is 'Safer for Bees'
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Bayer, bees, conservation, ecosystems, food, health, Sustainabililty, world, pesticides )

Kathy
- 2 days ago - beyondpesticides.org
Last week, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced it completed the registration of a new pesticide, flupyradifurone, that would be marketed as an alternative to neonicotinoid pesticides, and 'safer for bees'.
2 Shocking Maps That Reveal How American Agriculture Actually Works
Green Lifestyle  (tags: agriculture, conservation, ecosystems, environment, food, farming, Sustainabililty )

Kathy
- 3 days ago - realfarmacy.com
Drifting through the ocean looking for fresh water to drink is a lot like venturing through farmland in Iowa looking for freshly grown food to eat. Being surrounded by water that you canâEUR(TM)t drink is surprisingly similar to being lost in rural Iowa, why?
When It Rains in Seattle, You Might See a Hidden Sidewalk Message - If You're Paying Attention
Offbeat  (tags: art, design, funny, humans, humor, interesting, off-beat, unusual )

Kathy
- 4 days ago - quirksee.org
Next time you're walking on a Seattle sidewalk on a rainy day, look down. You just might see a message reveal itself. At least that's the intention of Peregrine Church, the 21-year-old magician who has created the unusual art. His stenciled messages
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
- 4 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
- 4 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
- 7 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.
GMOs - Food for Thought
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, CoolStuff, eco-friendly, environment, food, genetic engineering, GMOs, health, humans, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 9 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
Beautiful Abandoned Places
Offbeat  (tags: culture, interesting, pictures, unusual, world )

Kathy
- 9 days ago - facthat.com
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