Tag: BPA plastic

The Green Buzz: Friday, August 2

Written by | August 2nd, 2013

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What’s going on in the world of green news? Here are 5 green things you need to know.

  1. Climate change doesn’t just make people angry, it makes them violent, too. (CNN)
  2. Wave hello to the first airplane powered by natural gas. (Grist)
  3. Two butterfly species vanish almost overnight. (Mongabay)
  4. BPA-exposure may be worse than we thought. We’re talking “deranged metabolism” here. (The Daily Green)
  5. Polar bears may be the face of climate change, but what about walruses, seals and even caribou? (Discovery News)

Cool Green Morning: Tuesday, March 27

Written by | March 27th, 2012

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In today’s green news: BPA freaks us out (even more) and Denmark goes green.

  1. BPA is in the urine of 93 percent of all Americans. (Huffington Post)
  2. Infographic: How animals see the world. (Mother Nature Network)
  3. 20,000 new species are discovered every year. (Mongabay)
  4. Like people, does nature possess inalienable rights? (AlterNet)
  5. Denmark takes huge steps towards a greener future. (CleanTechinca)

Cool Green Morning: Friday, February 5

Written by | February 5th, 2010

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The best eco-news that springeth green — every weekday morning right here. Like this:

  1. Palm oil plantations are forests — who could think that? Try a big European government thingy. (Mongabay)
  2. Wind power capacity grew 31 percent worldwide in 2009 — but guess where it doubled? (CleanTechnica)
  3. Why are fungi the answer to nearly everything…including safe disposal of BPA-containing plastic? (EcoGeek)
  4. Eco cabins for Boy Scouts? (Jetson Green)
  5. Why did the bird grow pointier wings to avoid deforestation? (Journal Watch Online)
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