Lead Found in Kids’ Foods

July 4, 2010 by  
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Lead has been found in some kids’ fruit juices and foods (see list below) according to the Environmental Law Foundation.  The nonprofit threatened a lawsuit in a letter, along with a list of the products that contain lead levels that violate the California Proposition 65 Toxics Right to Know Law.  Lead is a chemical known to […]


Shrek Glasses Recalled Over Toxic Cadmium

June 14, 2010 by  
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The recall of 12 million Shrek Glasses by McDonald’s sparked debate over the toxic cadmium metal found in the glassware.  What’s at the heart of the issue? Meanwhile the company has asked customers to return the glasses, offering $3 per glass.  The company aggressively tackled the PR nightmare to restore trust.  BP could learn a lesson […]


Gulf Oil Spill: The Latest Staggering Numbers

May 3, 2010 by  
Filed under Planet, The Environment

Take a look at the staggering numbers in the Gulf Oil Spill that provide a snapshot of the scope of the tragedy. The Daily Green provides the latest statistics, including the size, cost and threat to life.