Organic Products

[Stakeholder] Cities united by love of good food

They discovered the URBACT programme. URBACT enables cities to work together in networks, exchange good practices and develop policies to respond to …

European News

Green Barcelona: Eco-friendly, organic and sustainable choices in the Catalan Capital

Loading<p>Gluten-free, lactose-free, and vegetarian options abound at this cute restaurant in Eixample. The gluten-free carrot cake is amazing, …

Sustainability

The Game-Changing 20-Minute Workout You Need To Know About

Earlier this month, nestled in the serene mountains above Tucson, Arizona, top health and wellness leaders around the world gathered for revitalize …

Organic Food

Rest easy on these cozy, comfy, eco-friendly bamboo pillows

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission.<p>They say a good pillow can be the key to a good …

Sleep

How baby food is (finally) getting a much-needed upgrade

If you’ve been to a baby shower at some point in your life, you’re probably familiar with the baby food game: A Gerber jar is passed around and …

Lifestyle

Tocklai Tea Research Insititute develops tea wine

Jorhat, Sep 21 (PTI) The cup that cheers will now cheer Bacchus lovers too as wine has been developed from tea in Assam by a team of five Tocklai Tea …

Tea

The 5 Best Organic Flannel Sheets To Keep You Warm In Cool Temps

It's getting colder. Turn your bed into a warm, organic cocoon.<p>Shorter days, longer nights, hot coffee. Yes, it’s time to break out the flannel …

Lifestyle

Multinationals polluting oceans with plastic in the Philippines

Plastic washed up on Manila's beaches can be traced back to Western brands in cashing on Asia's "sachet economies," activists say.<p>Styrofoam …

World News

Do Stress-Busting Adaptogens Actually Work?

A discerning look at ashwagandha, ginseng, reishi, and other popular adaptogens.<p>Think about the last time you felt stressed. Go ahead; we’ll wait. Chances are good you recalled an instance within the past 24 hours. Because, let’s be honest, nearly all of us feel at least a little bit frazzled, …

Wellness

Why you should avoid wearing tampons towards the end of your period

Although it feels a little touch and go sometimes, we’d like to think that society is progressing a little.<p>And one of the key markers of that …

Organic Food

Skin Savers: The 6 Best OTC Remedies for Eczema Under $50

Treating eczema – a skin condition that causes red, itchy, flaky skin – can be tricky, time-consuming and altogether exhausting. Anyone who suffers …

Skin Care

Waste Management Without the Mess

"Industrial/Organic" uses an indoor process to recycle waste without creating odor or generating methane. Co-founder Amanda Weeks explains how her …

Waste Management

Eating and cooking responsibly: The food choices behind “guilt free”

We recently strolled through the Halifax Farmer’s Market to look at the sundry signs and peruse the pamphlets at the stalls. “Select Nova Scotia,” …

Canadian News

That beautiful tattoo of yours may be leaching toxic chemicals into your lymph nodes

Tattoos have become destigmatized over time, and more people have them. More than 1 in 5 Americans now sport some body art, and if you're in the …

Tattoos

5 Reasons You Should Always Buy Organic Apples

More antioxidants, less toxic pesticides, and better flavor, for starters.<p>It’s peak <b>apple season</b>—that magnificent time of year when we come home with …

Lifestyle

Texas Brand Coffee

The Texas Brand Coffee by Nº 4 St. James is specifically made for those who take their cup of Joe seriously. This Texan brand takes only the green …

Coffee

Mumbai: Exhibition for mommies, toys and clothing for kids

Pick up handmade toys<br>In 2014, when Anjali Harjani became a mother, she began searching for organic bedding for her newborn son. Living in Hong Kong …

Organic Food

PepsiCo Focusing On The Healthy Snacks Business

In a boost to its health initiatives, PepsiCo recently announced new targets to reduce calories and sugar in its beverages, and salt and fat in its snacks, by 2025. As it adapts to changing consumer preferences, PepsiCo believes that healthier products will be key for long-term growth, and the …

Whole Foods

Why Supporting Regenerative Agriculture Is The Most Powerful Thing You Can Do For Your Health

Healthy soil equals healthy people.<p>When we talk about sustainable farming practices, we tend to focus on its importance for the environment, for our …

Agriculture

These stark photos show the charred aftermath of the Texas chemical fire that ignited after Harvey

The U.S. Chemical Safety Board on Monday released stark photos of the scorched remains of containers at the Arkema chemical plant in Crosby, Tex., that burned in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey.<p>Two of the photos show the skeletal remains of three shipping-size containers covered with ash near the …

Arkema

SOS : Save Our Soils

I used to be a soldier, a journey through the European wars in Bosnia and Kosovo, then Africa and the Middle East, spanning three continents over 12 …

Agriculture

A different kind of children's clothes

Parents know that, when it comes to clothes, the cycle of out with the old and in with the new can be pretty quick.<p>With these growing pains in mind, …

Canadian News

BRIEF-Shri Aster Silicates seeks shareholders' nod to start organic sustainable agriculture activities

Sept 19 (Reuters) - Shri Aster Silicates Ltd SASL.NS<p>* Seeks shareholders' nod to start organic sustainable agriculture activities in 100 acres in 1st …

Sustainable Agriculture

'3Q' outperforms other organic materials in batteries - Futurity

An organic compound called 3Q could lead to eco-friendlier rechargeable batteries for electric cars and renewable energy grids.

Environment

Sustainable producers are bringing respect back to the cotton value chain, from crop to garment

‘The best solution is to have a distributed and decentralised model for the cotton industry with better wages and dignity.’<p>The term organic often …

India

Red Lake leaders hope organic farm can feed tribe members

Leaders of the Red Lake Indian Reservation hope to feed the roughly 5,000 tribal members who live there with fresh, organic produce grown on the …

Business

A New Food Label Is Coming Soon and It Goes 'Beyond Organic'

Conscious consumers won't have to wait much longer for clear guidance on how to buy food and other products that are not only certified organic, but …

Agriculture

Plastic in drinking water: what are the risks to human health?

Plastic microparticles are finding their way into our drinking water. We already knew tiny pieces of plastic find their way into seawater where they …

Pollution

Dumpster diving for those who don't like diving into dumpsters

A new store in Berlin is selling food that would otherwise be thrown away. But that's just the start.<p>Berlin is big on innovative retail concepts, …

World News

New meat and fish shop delivers sustainable, traceable meats

Want to know where your meat comes from and how it was raised? Saratoga Meat and Fish, a new business in the Village, delivers the goods on its beef, …

San Francisco Bay Area