Fresh Greens


May 2009


Don't Be Duped by E-Cycling Scams

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When you turn your old technology over to an e-cycling drive, are you sure that it's in good hands? That's what Pittsburghers may be asking themselves after a recent controversy over an e-cycling drive to benefit the Western Pennsylvania Humane Society.   Basel Action Network, a global pollution ...

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Green Grilling for Memorial Day

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It's hard to say what the best part of Memorial Day Weekend is: the opening of the pool, the extra day of weekend, or firing up the grill for some burgers and veggies. Certainly, millions of Americans will be preparing the perfect burger this weekend, using gas, charcoal or electricity. But which ...

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What Does the Greendex Tell Us About America?

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The results are in for National Geographic's second annual Greendex, and they aren't pretty: Though the study found that Americans are slightly greener than last year, we're still coming in at the bottom of the pack. Greendex studied 17,000 consumers in a total of 17 countries to find out their ...

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What's Your Definition of Local Food?

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Eating local - the movement that encouraged people to purchase their food from small, local farms with sustainable practices - is getting a major corporate makeover. Huge food companies are rebranding local food to include food produced near their processing plants, even though it's still shipped ...

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