Businesses are responding to demand for chemical transparency

April 26, 2017 by  
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As calls for ingredient transparency grow, companies such as Target, Clorox and Reckitt Benckiser are taking control of ingredients.

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5 companies that get what Earth Day really means

April 21, 2017 by  
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Incremental progress is okay, but businesses such as Apple, DHL, Target, Toyota and Walmart are stepping up to truly move the needle on climate.

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Why your company’s Earth Day pitch may be tone deaf

April 21, 2017 by  
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Consumers are looking for more than one-off Earth Day events — they are looking for movement makers.

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Is your favorite retailer selling toxic products?

December 15, 2016 by  
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New report card ranks Walmart, Amazon, Target, Costco and other retailers on safer chemical policies.

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Why Method’s co-founder wants you to drink your peas

April 27, 2016 by  
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Adam Lowry’s dairy-free venture, Ripple Foods, already has scored deals with Whole Foods and Target.

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The 5 toughest challenges tomorrow’s cities face

April 27, 2016 by  
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EPA chief McCarthy and Land O’Lakes CEO Policinski joined mayors and other leaders to swap strategies for resilience.

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How Target Targets Sustainable Building Operations

February 17, 2016 by  
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Target is a profitable company – and a very sustainable one too.  According to The Guardian, Target is one of 10 companies that make $1 billion a year or more from sustainable products and operations. Still wondering about the business case for…

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4 ways to build transparent retail supply chains

December 21, 2015 by  
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Apple, Target and Nike are forging new and deeper relationships with suppliers to address social and environmental challenges.

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After scandal, GNC commits to test all herbal supplements for unlabeled and fraudulent ingredients

March 30, 2015 by  
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In the wake of a scandal which found that herbal supplements such as ginseng and valerian root sold at major retailers contain cheap fillers such as wheat and soy , Pennsylvania-based GNC has signed an agreement with the New York Office of the Attorney General to implement rigorous testing of all GNC supplements. It marks the first time that such a deal has been made, and will require the retailer to perform tests that far exceed the standards currently set by the FDA . Read the rest of After scandal, GNC commits to test all herbal supplements for unlabeled and fraudulent ingredients Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: allergens , allergies , attorney general , dna barcoding , fake herbal supplements , fda , fraud , GNC , GNC supplements , herbal supplements , herbal supplements fraud , herbs , ingredients , supplement testine , Target , Target Supplements , testing , walgreens , walmart , Walmart supplements

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FDA finds herbal supplements at four major retailers contain asparagus, houseplants, and no herbs

February 3, 2015 by  
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The New York State Attorney General’s Office is demanding that four major retailers remove store brand herbal supplements from their shelves after the pills were found to be packed with a strange array of fraudulent—and in some cases hazardous—ingredients. Popular supplements such as ginseng, valerian root, and St. John’s wort sold at GNC, Walmart, Walgreens, and Target were found to contain powdered rice, asparagus, and even houseplants, while being completely void of any of the ingredients on the label. Read the rest of FDA finds herbal supplements at four major retailers contain asparagus, houseplants, and no herbs Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: alternative medicine , fake , fda , fraudulent , GNC , heatlh , herbal , New York. , remedies , supplements , Target , walgreens , walmart

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