Meat’s impact on health, superbug resistance, carbon emissions, and climate change are well documented. Yet the EU has pledged 15 million euros ($15.9 million) to the meat market in order to raise consumption. Why?
Could pesticides in imported houseplants explain why bees are dying in Europe? Read the results of a Greenpeace study on EU garden flowers.
The companies are taking the European Commission to court over its decision to ban the use of pesticides linked to Colony Collapse.
The Cosmetics Wars By Mark Bittman, New York Times If all goes according to schedule, next month the European Union will become “cruelty-free,” banning without exception the sale of cosmetics ingredients that were tested on animals. Don’t celebrate yet. Because although there may be less animal testing of personal care products than
The world’s most widely used pesticide has for the first time been officially labelled an unacceptable danger to bees feeding on flowering crops.
The scandal over beef products and horse meat hits a new low, as one of the world’s biggest food companies scrambles to recall pasta meals in Italy and Spain.