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Fruit Flies Confirm That Organic Food Is Healthier
2013-03-27 13:25:00

WATCH VIDEO: [Is Organic Food Healthier?] redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Fruit flies that ate organic food were in better health overall than those that ate conventionally grown food, researchers from Southern Methodist University (SMU) in Dallas, Texas claim in a new study. The research, which was conducted in the laboratory of SMU biologist Johannes H. Bauer, was an attempt to determine the potential health benefits of organic food, which is grown without...

2013-03-26 23:20:07

Following an article about the founding of Everyday Organic, a restaurant where everything they serve is 100% organic, Colle Farmers Market releases a statement. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) March 26, 2013 On March 26, 2013, Colle Farmers Market releases a statement following a Greenville Online article by Mindy Friddle about how an organic garden eventually turned into an all-organic restaurant. According to the Greenville Online article, Breighanna Newnham and her husband Taylor opened up the...

2013-03-26 23:03:48

Daytona Beach, Deltona, and DeBary residents now have their first opportunity to receive a customized box of Space Girl organic produce and select natural groceries at their doorstep or office. Daytona Beach, FL (PRWEB) March 26, 2013 Space Girl Organics is excited to announce they are now serving the Volusia and Seminole county, Florida areas effective March 2013. Daytona Beach, Deltona, and DeBary residents now have their first opportunity to receive a customized box of Space Girl organic...

2013-03-25 20:20:44

Utility Earns Award for Protecting the Environment through Superior Energy Efficiency SAN FRANCISCO, March 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today recognized Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) with a 2013 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence Award for the utility's continued leadership in protecting our environment through superior energy efficiency. PG&E's accomplishments will be recognized at an awards ceremony...

2013-03-19 16:29:08

U.S. household survey finds one-third choose organic foods to avoid GMOs WASHINGTON, March 19, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Results from the latest consumer survey conducted for the Organic Trade Association (OTA) reveal that as U.S. families are becoming increasingly aware of the presence of unlabeled genetically modified organisms (GMOs) in foods in the marketplace, they turn to organic as the food labeled by law to not have been made with genetically engineered ingredients. In...

2013-03-15 23:03:58

Following an article listing six tips to remember when shopping for organic foods, and three pointers for healthier shopping, Colle Farmers Market releases a statement. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) March 15, 2013 On March 15, 2013, Colle Farmers Market releases a statement following a Penn Live article regarding six different tips a person should consider when they go shopping for organic food. The article also includes three pointers for shopping healthier. According to the Penn Live article,...

2013-03-07 23:02:05

Boulder-based food company, Hope Foods, revolutionizes natural and organic foods industry with Colorado´s first High Pressure Processing (HPP) facility. Boulder, CO (PRWEB) March 07, 2013 Hope Foods is a Boulder, Colorado based company taking a huge leap to help natural food companies improve the shelf life of their products. For organic food providers, product shelf life is always an issue. In order to address its own shelf life issues and provide a service to other food companies in...

2013-03-06 12:21:30

HEI Hotels & Resorts earns award for protecting the environment through superior energy efficiency NORWALK, Conn., March 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- For the fourth year in a row, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has recognized HEI Hotels & Resorts with the ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence Award for HEI's continued leadership in protecting our environment through superior energy efficiency. HEI Hotel & Resorts' accomplishments will be...

2013-03-06 12:21:20

Appliance manufacturers can now rely on UL for complete product testing, certification and follow-up services required to access Brazil marketplace NORTHBROOK, Ill. and PORTO ALEGRE, Brazil, March 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- UL, a world leader in advancing safety, announced today the acquisition of Testtech Laboratorios, a Brazil-based electrical safety and energy efficiency testing laboratory that is relied upon by many of the world's leading appliance manufacturers. The strategic...

2013-03-06 08:22:49

With 88 new ENERGY STAR-qualified LED products, lighting leader Philips praised for outstanding contributions to environmental protection through energy efficiency SOMERSET, N.J., March 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Each year, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) honors select organizations that have made outstanding contributions to protecting the environment through superior energy efficiency - this year, Philips Lighting took Product Manufacturer top honors with Partner of the...