Environment, Lifestyle, Personal Products

A “BPA-free” Label Guarantees a Product is Safe: TRUE or FALSE

FALSE A “BPA-free” label is no guarantee that a product is safe. Although a manufacturer may choose to replace BPA (an endocrine-disrupting chemical) with a safer alternative, it is just as likely to be replaced with a similarly dangerous chemical. This replacement is known as a “regrettable substitution.” Regrettable substitution refers to bans or limitations […]

Solar Fuel (Liquid Sunshine) to Impact Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Environment, Health News

Solar Fuel (Liquid Sunshine) to Impact Greenhouse Gas Emissions

As countries attempt to make major cuts in greenhouse gas production, scientists and other environmentalists are thinking about halting climate change with technology that removes gases from the atmosphere. The approach is called geoengineering and most of these experiments focus on removing carbon dioxide (CO2) from the atmosphere to help oceans stop becoming dangerously acidic.  Ocean […]

Let Me Tell You About the Birds and the Bees
Environment

Let Me Tell You About the Birds and the Bees

A new generation of chemicals, Neonicotinoids, have been associated with a decline in bird, bee, and other ecologically important insect populations. Why is this significant? As a society we are starting to wake up, we can no longer remain complacent about the dangers of chemicals in our products and in our environment. If we do […]