SunChips’ Green Packaging Comes Under Fire for Creating a Racket

August 18, 2010 by  
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Laura Scudders, a brand born during the Depression Era, used to claim its potato chips were the "noisiest chips in the world." These days, to hear some consumers tell it, SunChips are breaking the sound barrier with new packaging that is eco-friendly but creates a din when handled.

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Clean Batteries and Dirty Coal: Your Tax Dollars at Work

August 18, 2010 by  
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The Recovery Act is spending big money in surprising places, including cleantech startups that have yet to find a market and a company that makes mining equipment for coal-fired power plants.

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Most Americans Unsure of Most Effective Ways to Save Energy

August 18, 2010 by  
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Most Americans overlook efficiency as the most effective means of reducing energy consumption. At the same time, poor public perception of the amount of energy needed by appliances and certain activities may be preventing consumers from making more informed choices when it comes to energy-saving behavior, a new survey suggests.

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Deflating the Dangers of Vinyl With Greener Chemicals

August 18, 2010 by  
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Anywhere you go to cool off this summer you will likely find a sea of vinyl accessories like inflatable tubes and beach balls. Although intended to keep children safe and happy in the water, they are not made of the safest materials for human health.

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