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10 Foods With Huge Amounts of Hidden Sugar

2 days 20 hours ago
The first step to getting off the sugar addiction roller coaster is exposing hidden sugar. There are literally thousands of foods that conceal this sweet poison behind savory labels, but these 10 are the worst, and most surprising.
Beth Buczynski

It Looks Like Bees Could Be Addicted to Pesticides

2 weeks 4 days ago
Bees are industrious. Bees are pollinators. Bees are… addicts? Years worth of research on the alarming rate of colony collapse disorder has pretty conclusively linked bee deaths to agriculture’s prolific use of pesticides – that much is not really up for debate. Now a new study is showing pesticide is even more harmful than we […]
Kevin Mathews

Great News – Court Requires EPA to Ban Dangerous Chemical It Said It Wouldn’t

1 month 1 week ago
With the Trump administration’s EPA unwilling to take even the most commonsense actions to help the environment and public safety, thank goodness we have a judicial system that’s willing to intervene sometimes. On Thursday, the 9th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals ordered the EPA to follow through with banning chlorpyrifos, a pesticide that research has […]
Kevin Mathews

Why Don’t You Want to Eat Insects?

1 month 1 week ago
For all the protein hype these days, people are oddly reluctant to add insects to their diet. Something about the squirmy, multi-legged, armored bodies -- or perhaps the lack of legs and soft wormlike bodies -- turns us off, triggering knee-jerk reactions of disgust.
TreeHugger

Trump Names Pesticide Bigwig As USDA’s Top Scientist

1 month 4 weeks ago
Another day, another industry insider that President Donald Trump is bringing into his administration to help ruin the environment. The latest nominee is Scott Hutchins, a leading pesticide executive from Dow Chemical. Pending a Senate vote, Hutchins will serve as the top scientist at the Department of Agriculture. Prior to being courted by the Trump […]
Kevin Mathews

One Third of All Fish Pulled from Ocean Go to Waste

2 months 1 week ago
It’s well established that overfishing is destroying the oceans’ marine populations. To make matters worse, we now know that over a third of all fish pulled from the seas are never consumed. The statistic comes courtesy of the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization, which regularly releases updates on the global fishing industry. Depleting the […]
Kevin Mathews
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