Did you know you are eating a credit card per week in plastic?

The average person eats about five grams of plastic per week — about the amount found in one credit card  Drinking water is the greatest contributor to plastic ingestion for humans, and plastic particles were found in groundwater, surface water, tap water and bottled water throughout the world  Shellfish represent another notable source of plastic […]

Food Packaging Contains Forever Chemicals

The tide has turned on relic food franchises that are not adapting to current health and sustainability trends. Ultimately, this is excellent news for consumers in both respects. We are living in a fragile time where the health of humans and the planet is off-kilter, so a change to healthy food options, wrapped in green […]

Saturating Our Water Supply With Chemicals

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Groundwater and soil from around the world are tainted with chemicals and it’s nothing new. Sadly, we are just beginning to identify some of the hazardous side effects these chemicals have on our health. One of the more detrimental chemical families we are dealing with was introduced in the 1930s. Surfactant compounds are chemicals that […]

Drink It, Recycle It

The battle for drinking water is a big one. Walk into your nearest gas station and there will be at least one cooler dedicated to an array of water choices. From the crunchy, .99 cent bottle of water to the $3.00 carafe, promising it was collected in ancient aquafer’s hidden from time. The bottom line […]

Junk Food Science Part One

junk food

It’s 2019 and junk food and snacks are big business. The food giants know this and have partnered with some of the brightest scientific minds to formulate recipes guaranteed to produce repeat purchases and profit. Regrettably, big business, science and profit don’t always equal health and nutrition. Junk food sells because of the billions of […]

It’s Reigning Plastic

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“Unless someone like you cares an awful lot, things aren’t going to get better. They’re not.” Dr. Seuss, The Lorax It’s raining plastic and we have lost our way. Plastic rain. Someone needs to ask the question, where along the road did we lose our way? Somehow, we have missed all the warning signs and […]