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2015/05/02 17:43
2015/05/02 17:43
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After studies showed that some PFASs lingered in people's bodies for years, and appeared to increase the risks of cancer and other health problems, DuPont banned the use of one type of PFAS in its...
2015/05/02 17:43
2015/05/02 17:43
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2015/05/02 17:05
2015/05/02 17:05
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Scientists worry about chemicals in pizza boxes, microwave popcorn bagsPosted: Saturday, May 2, 2015 12:29 PM EDTUpdated: Saturday, May 2, 2015 12:29 PM EDT NBC News - Pizza —in all its cheesy...
2015/05/01 22:45
2015/05/01 22:45
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In 1961, a DuPont toxicologist warned colleagues that exposure to their company's increasingly popular Teflon chemicals enlarged the livers of rats and rabbits. Studies over the following decades...
2015/05/01 17:09
2015/05/01 17:09
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A top federal health official and hundreds of environmental scientists on Friday voiced new health concerns about a common class of chemicals used in products as varied as pizza boxes and carpet...
2015/05/01 05:35
2015/05/01 05:35
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In February, California’s legislature began considering AB 708, a bill that would require cleaning product manufacturers to disclose all ingredients on product labels. Although the bill doesn’t...
2015/04/30 15:33
2015/04/30 15:33
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When a US district court judge in Vermont ruled against powerful food industry groups on Monday, allowing the state’s plans to require food labeling for genetically modified organisms (GMOs) to move...
2015/04/30 01:51
2015/04/30 01:51
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The gavel that Florida House Speaker Steve Crisafulli slammed down Tuesday to bring an abrupt halt to the 2015 legislative session is made from the wood of orange trees planted by his...
2015/04/29 02:21
2015/04/29 02:21
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Make-up lovers beware! Experts reveal women are exposed to 168 chemicals in their beauty products EVERY DAY The average American woman puts a staggering 168 chemicals on her body every single day in...
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2015/04/24 19:16
2015/04/24 19:16
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Make sure you read the ingredients small print and keep an eagle eye out for propyl paraben (216) in food. There are two things I enjoy about writing this column. One is taking home a food which...
2015/04/23 09:51
2015/04/23 09:51
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Tom Colicchio Displays Hunger for D.C. Advocacy Colicchio, center, was Pingree’s, far right, guest at this year’s State of the Union. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call File Photo) “Guys, this isn’t a...
2015/04/22 16:48
2015/04/22 16:48
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More than a food-label these days, the term “organic” radiates ecological virtue, health consciousness and financial status, in the form of the willingness to pay more - sometimes much more - for the...
2015/04/22 15:42
2015/04/22 15:42
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Dr Oz is aiming to give his critics a dose of their own medicine on Thursday. On his controversial daytime show the TV doctor will call out the 10 physicians who recently lobbied Columbia University...
2015/04/22 10:15
2015/04/22 10:15
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When we think of healthy living, we often think of diet and exercise first, but what you may not have realized is what you put on your body is just as important as what you're putting in...
2015/04/21 18:12
2015/04/21 18:12
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From the 1960s to the 1990s, children across the western world were raised on a kaleidoscopic diet. The rainbow assortment of Lucky Charms for breakfast. The varying hues of Pop Tarts by mid-morning....
2015/04/21 16:51
2015/04/21 16:51
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Two U.S. senators introduced legislation Monday that would require the Food and Drug Administration to evaluate and report on some of the ingredients used in cosmetics and personal-care products such...
2015/04/20 20:10
2015/04/20 20:10
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San Francisco, Calif. - A coalition of conservation, food safety, and public health groups filed a motion today challenging the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)’s decision to expand the use...
2015/04/20 16:18
2015/04/20 16:18
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But some ingredients defy consensus, as consumers, scientific groups and sometimes even the FDA have pointed out. Even GRAS additives that have been used in food for decades are now coming under fire...
2015/04/16 19:33
2015/04/16 19:33
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AS THE WORLD TURNS (MONSANTO’S WORLD THAT IS) OK, let’s recap a little bit. First we told you about the World Health Organization declaring that glyphosate — the main active ingredient in Monsanto’s...
2015/04/14 20:39
2015/04/14 20:39
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This piece comes from the Center for Public Integrity, a nonpartisan, nonprofit investigative news organization.Companies have added thousands of ingredients to foods with little to no government...
2015/04/13 16:02
2015/04/13 16:02
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Also, agricultural production, whether for food or biofuel, has a fairly large Carbon footprint, both by reducing natural Carbon sinks and by using fossil fuels at a fairly high rate. Doubling...
2015/05/02 17:43
2015/05/02 17:43
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