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Wundermittel Kokosöl: Kokos-Hype: Steigende Nachfrage ist kritisch | DE

Kokosöl darf nicht in jedes Lebensmittel

Source: Wundermittel Kokosöl: Kokos-Hype: Steigende Nachfrage ist kritisch – Spektrum der Wissenschaft

Hier ein Beitrag, der wohl ins Fach “schlechtes Gewissen” – genauer: vorauseilendes schlechtes Gewissen – gehört, weil ich ja hier auch immer Kokosmilch als Ersatz der für mich ganz und gar unverträglichen Milchprodukte “bewerbe” und gern zum Kochen bzw. 95 more words


Even Giants Risk Extinction

In The Lord of the Rings, Tolkien’s Ents battled ferociously when Saruman and his orcs, acting like a vicious “planetary disease” sought to uproot and chop the ancient Fangorn Forest to extinction. 814 more words


I would like to share this quote by Martin O’Malley.

“Reversing deforestation is complicated; planting a tree is simple.”

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The view beyond thunder dome


My last few non-fiction posts have been about me, which might seem somewhat selfish. But I’m a writer with mental health issues, writing about being a writer with mental health problems. 578 more words


How you can help the production of palm oil become sustainable

This is an article that I wrote for the National Student, published on 7th December 2018. Check the published version out it here.

Iceland’s Christmas advert this year has caused quite a stir, highlighting the issue of rainforest destruction to make way for palm oil production. 585 more words


Avocado's vegan or no?

I have typically enjoyed the odd avocado here and there over my life and I admit the modern craze for these things may be a little overrated.  662 more words

A-Z of Why You Should Do More for the Planet

It recently came out that Ireland is ranked the worst in the EU for performance on climate action. A shocking statistic.

However, one person’s comment under a news article particularly grabbed my eye. 2,052 more words