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First Medical Marijuana Dispensary Opens in Massachusetts

WTR-RI Research & Analysis Team Note:

Following are links to two Associated Press Stories that appeared in the Providence Journal recently.  They describe some of the regulations with respect to product safety and on site practices dispensaries in Massachusetts must follow. 83 more words

Print & Web Media

Drinking a lot of beer increases exposure to mycotoxins

EurekAlert 22 June 2015

Researchers from the University of Valencia (Spain) have analysed the mycotoxins produced by certain microscopic fungi in the beer and dried fruits, such as figs and raisins, confirming that these products meet food regulations. 53 more words

Food Science

Day 145 Experiences

I’m writing from home for the next two days.

It was painfully hard to get up knowing that my commute to work is just down the hall to my office. 456 more words

Daily Updates

Keeping cool in a warming world

This is Clementina Barajas, I first met her while I was working with Engineers Without Borders Colombia.

Clementina offers her vegetables at the local farmer’s market every Sunday morning. 825 more words


Europe Day 2015 celebrations feature aflatoxin research by Finland-funded FoodAfrica program

As part of celebrations in Nairobi last week to mark Europe Day 2015, the Finland-funded FoodAfrica program took part in an exhibition at the residence of the European Union Delegation to the Republic of Kenya where several project outputs were showcased. 135 more words


Another day of mold to battle

As I stated yesterday, two of my clients live in a home where black mold is infesting their very living space. I cleaned out black mold from the bedroom windows, casings, screens, walls, baseboards, floorboards and even some off from some furniture surfaces where it was making its way along. 248 more words

Elderly Care

Two in One

Two entries. One day. Appointment was mortifying… Definitely the worst I have had yet. My doctor literally RAN out of the room to end the appointment. 570 more words