Hong Kong Still Won't Lift Ban on Food from Fukushima
Seven years after the Fukushima nuclear disaster, Japan is struggling to convince the world that its fish and produce is safe to eat.
The Dark Side of Barbecue Is Pig Shit
But researchers at North Carolina A&T might be well on their way to turning it into carbon-neutral gas.
Wine Backwash Is Being Made into Hard Liquor
Turns out all of the wine spit in those buckets is good for something.
UK Pushes Pesticide Ban to Protect Bees
The push comes amid experts warning that pesticides "can have an unacceptable effect on honeybee health.”
The Politics of Food: Bluefin Tuna
From Los Angeles to Japan, host Sasha Issenberg—journalist and author of The Sushi Economy—follows the trail of the threatened Pacific bluefin tuna to find out if our appetite for sushi just might end up devouring this diamond of the sea.
Warmer Waters from Climate Change Could Lead to Smaller Fish
More than our sushi is at stake.
Nutella Wins Lawsuit Against ‘Illegal’ Health and Environmental Claims
The hazelnut spread giant argued that it sources its palm oil sustainably.
Study Says Beans Actually Make Us Less Gassy than Meat
The bean burrito is a way better choice when it comes to fighting climate change.
Will Nestlé's Wood-Based Water Bottles Really Help the Environment?
The goal is to achieve an entirely petroleum-free bottle in just six years.
Why Burger King Is Under Fire for Alleged Rampant Environmental Destruction
"Massive, out-of-control fires raged through the landscape."
The German Government Just Banned Meat at All Official Functions
The German environment minister says it’s better for the environment, but other politicians are calling the decision an infringement of the right to freedom of choice.
These $22 Individually Wrapped Strawberries Are a New Low in Wasteful Packaging
The single berries come nestled inside a Styrofoam sock on top of a pile of faux hay inside of a plastic-covered paper box—a practice that is not only inefficient and wasteful, but gaudy and, frankly, stupid.
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