By the numbers: the economic, social and environmental impacts of ‘fast fashion’

January 17, 2019 by  
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Plus, what you can do about it.

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Looking to fungi, spiders and other natural insect killers for less toxic alternatives to synthetic pesticides

January 17, 2019 by  
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New technologies based on natural chemicals are yielding more environmentally friendly ways to control pests that eat our food and harm our health.

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In US, Cutting Carbon and Noise Pollution Go Hand In Hand

October 12, 2010 by  
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Photo by srboisvert A new report from the National Academy of Engineering states that the US is tops at being too darn loud, and that all the noise is hazardous to our health. It’s not terribly surprising news. In fact, naturally quiet places are an endangered species in the US .

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UConn Tests Demonstrate Great Potential of Hemp Biodiesel

October 12, 2010 by  
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photo: UConn Some regular TreeHugger readers (and commenters, you know who you are…) are no doubt exclaiming that they being saying the same thing for years, that hemp makes great biofuel–if only the Feds would get out of the way. Well, researchers from the University of Connecticut are nevertheless demonstrating the potential of industrial hemp as an energy crop , even if under current law it would only benefit other nations…

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