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All Organic Food Is Not Created Equal

One glaring problem within the growing organic and natural food marketplace is that just because something is labelled “organic” doesn’t mean it is free of pesticides, chemicals, and other toxins. There was a recent study by our Canadian neighbors that found that pesticides contaminated nearly half of the organic produce sampled. What’s more, there are …

5 Awesome Organic and GMO-Free Alternatives to Naked Juice

If you like to shop organic in the beverage aisle, then you know that Naked Juice, one of America’s leading natural juice brands, has been in trouble recently. In 2011, Naked Juice was accused of withholding information about genetically modified foods (GMOs) and synthetic ingredients in their juices. Sustainable food fans filed a class-action lawsuit …

The Hidden Dangers of Processed Food

If you’re someone who actively searches for sustainable food options, you won’t be shocked to learn that Americans are currently eating too much processed food. Today, consumers in the U.S. are getting 70% of their calories from processed food. That’s a huge historical aberration, and it’s no coincidence that we’re eating more than three times …

10 Great Eco Friendly Cleaning Products

Although the market for eco friendly cleaning products seems to have sprung up out of nowhere, business in the green cleaning industry is suddenly booming. While it’s difficult for even the most dedicated organic living expert to stay on top of all the trends, we’re glad that so many companies are experimenting. For consumers who …