2014-03-11

Many beer and wine makers add fish bladders, gelatin and powdered blood to their products

Government study finds toxic Roundup herbicide in 75 percent of air, rain samples

Produce in India's capital declared unsafe for human consumption due to pesticide residue
Low exposure of chemicals in food packaging over the long term may pose health concerns

Why doesn't USDA's seal of 'certified organic' check for heavy metals?

Chinese government cafeterias go non-GMO; public schoolchildren still being fed poisons

Substance used to seal asphalt puts children at greater risk of cancer
The substance is often called pitch or tar and is made from coal tar. It's similar to the creosote used to water-seal telephone poles and railroad ties. And it functions as a sealant for aging asphalt roads, parking lots and driveways showing cracks and openings. There is a problem though: the sticky stuff is full of PAHs (polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons), which are highly toxic and carcinogenic.

Many beer and wine makers add fish bladders, gelatin and powdered blood to their products
Fungi - such as mushrooms, molds and yeasts - are actually more closely related to animals than to plants

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The fold-up TOILET: Twistable design saves space in the bathroom


2 Nuclear Reactors to be Built in US Using Taxpayer Money: Falling Down Alice’s Radioactive Rabbit Hole
3/06/2014

Huge: China Refused 887,000 Tonnes of US GMO Corn, But may Accept Syngenta’s MIR162 Corn
3/06/2014

The fold-up TOILET: Twistable design saves space in the bathroom - and 10,000 litres of water per person a year
Two students at the University of Huddersfield designed Iota, which takes up a third of the space of a standard toilet when folded in the upright position
The foldable toilet is more efficient than standard toilets as it uses just two-and-a-half litres of water per flush

10 Reasons Why Handheld Devices Should Be Banned for Children Under the Age of 12

U.S. Farmers Report Widespread GMO-Organic Crop Contamination

Exposing Monsanto’s RoundUp and Glyphosate: Human Blood is Not ‘RoundUp Ready’

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