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Feds: Don't Say Your Plastic Shopping Bags Are Biodegradable If You Can't Prove It

While cities and states around the country crack down on the overuse of plastic shopping bags, the Federal Trade Commission is warning manufacturers of these bags to refrain from making eco-friendly claims about their products unless those claims can be proven in the real world. 242 more words

Scottish Legislation Introduces Single-Use Bag Charge

On October 20 2014, legislation from the Scottish Government will come into effect meaning that retailers across Scotland must charge a minimum of 5p for single use carrier bags. 611 more words


Natural Product Review - Sun Care!

There was an awesome clearance rack a few days ago at my local organic store. I brought an armload of stuff to the cart I was sharing with Mom. 1,055 more words

Over priced and under-proven

New Zealand shoppers think environmentally friendly products are over priced:

Even green-leaning Kiwis think environmentally-friendly products are overpriced

Whether you’re a climate change sceptic, a tree-hugging eco-warrior or something in between, there’s no avoiding the environmental debate these days. 199 more words


Enviromentally friendly materials

The brief states that the product im designing has to have a low environmental impact. from some research I have found a few materials that fit within this requirement. 364 more words



Composting test with biodegradable/compostable cups