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Think Twice Before You Buy Hershey’s Kisses for Your Valentine

This Valentine’s Day, before you cover your sweetheart with Hershey’s kisses, or toss a few of those treats into your kids’ lunch box, consider the alternative: organic, fair trade, bite-size bars made from cocoa produced by companies that care about people and the planet. Why not Hershey’s? The company has been under fire for years […]

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Charcoal is out. What’s in – and Eco?

If you're still grilling with charcoal, I've only got one question for you: Why? Most grills use either natural gas, propane, charcoal, or electricity. Of these options, charcoal emits more carbon monoxide, particulate matter, and soot than any of the others. "Charcoal grills and lighter fluid also contribute more to ground-level ozone [smog]", says Ana […]

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