Latest Home economics Stories

2010-12-01 10:53:00

CHICAGO, Dec. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The holiday season is a time for celebration, togetherness and most of all, eating. But since heart disease is the leading cause of death in the U.S.

2010-11-12 00:00:40

Family Health Concerns Inspire Consumers to “Clean Green": Maid Brigade Pioneers Green Cleaning Industry and Introduces Leading Edge Green Technology As a result of mounting evidence that many cleaning products contain chemicals that are known irritants to the skin, eyes, lungs, kidneys and other organs, many of today’s consumers are taking a somber look at the approaches, products, equipment and technology used to clean their homes, according to consumer surveys from Maid...

2010-08-24 11:07:00

World Heart Federation and CanolaInfo Team Up to Promote Smart Eating for the Heart CHICAGO, Aug. 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death in the world, accounting for about a third (more than 17 million) of all lost lives.

2010-06-29 09:15:00

AVON, Ohio, June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- FrogTape® brand painter's tape with PaintBlock® Technology earned the Good Housekeeping Seal of Approval, one of America's most trusted consumer emblems and most recognized symbols of reliable products.

2010-06-14 15:00:00

WAYNE, Pa., June 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- VitaminSpice (OTC Bulletin Board: VTMS) (German WKN: A0YE4L) (www.VitaminSpice.net) is proud to announce that it has signed an agreement with Christina Pirello, Emmy-Award winning host and chef, who has the longest-running healthy cooking program that airs nationwide in over 200 markets.

2010-04-22 09:28:00

ROGERS, Minn., April 22 /PRNewswire/ -- A new technology from Activeion Cleaning Solutions has been recognized by the University of Massachusetts Lowell, as a High Performance Cleaning Product (HPCP), under a program that tests, verifies and validates the cleaning efficacy of green products.

2010-04-08 07:57:00

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., April 8 /PRNewswire/ -- With warmer weather comes the annual ritual of spring cleaning, and many Americans report that cleaning their home is one of their most dreaded activities - second only to public speaking, according to a new national survey of American consumers.

2010-03-31 12:14:00

COLUMBIA, Md., March 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- DHA omega-3 innovator and maker of the life'sDHA(TM) brand, Martek Biosciences Corporation (Nasdaq: MATK) announced today that it has signed a five-year agreement with Fortune Global 500 company COFCO Food Sales & Distribution Co., Ltd, a branch of the COFCO group, for the use of Martek's life'sDHA in COFCO cooking oils and potentially other categories.

2010-03-24 10:40:00

CINCINNATI, March 24, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Tide has long been known for its best in class cleaning performance, but did you know that washing your clothes in cold water using specially formulated detergent Tide Coldwater can also help save you money and reduce energy consumption? Because of its energy saving benefits and careful consideration of the environment, Tide Coldwater is the first detergent ever to be awarded the new Green Good Housekeeping Seal.

2010-03-23 13:07:14

A new study at The University of Western Ontario finds the sauces you use when firing up the barbecue this summer may provide unforeseen health benefits.

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