Is Sustainable-Labeled Seafood Really Sustainable?
Capt. Art Gaeten holds a blue shark that was caught during a research trip in Nova Scotia. Scientists are studying the impact of swordfish fishing methods on the shark population. Part one of a three part series by Daniel Zwerdling and Margot Williams for NPR.Listen to the story here. Rebecca Weel pushes a baby stroller […]
Chipotle Becomes First US Restaurant Chain to Voluntarily Label GMOs
By Jonathan BensonFor Natural News The recent decision by Whole Foods Market to label all genetically-modified organisms (GMOs) sold in its stores by the long-off date of 2018 looks silly and almost meaningless compared to the right-now policy of fresh food chain Chipotle, which is officially the first and only major U.S. food supplier to […]
Whole Foods and GMO Labeling
A couple weeks ago, we reported on Whole Foods’ new program that ensures any “organic” personal care products sold in their stores live up to the claims made by manufacturers. The positive sentiment following this news did not last long however, as Whole Foods has come under scrutiny from the organic community and its customers following […]
Whole Foods Sets New Standard For Organic Beauty Products
Cosmetic companies have been throwing words like ‘herbal’, ‘natural’, and ‘organic’ onto their products for years with no actual definition or standardized requirements to do so. Literally, anyone could put the word ‘organic’ on a beauty product, whether it actually was or not. The Organic Consumer’s Association started their ‘Coming Clean‘ campaign back in 2004 […]