Monthly Archives: August 2010

Canada bans BPA. Why haven’t we?

Canada bans BPA. Why haven’t we? From Grist.org by Tom Philpott Environment Canada — our northern neighbor’s version of the EPA — has officially declared bisphenol A (BPA) toxic. The ubiquitous chemical, found in the lining of nearly all cans used … Continue reading

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ComPost – by Rebecca Mayer

Like everyone who sees Bag It, I’ve been noticing the plastic in my life more.  The plastic packaging inside the box that my new rice-cooker (plastic) came in.  The individual plastic bags I’m used to putting my produce inside.  Bags … Continue reading

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Toxins Shock – by Rebecca Mayer

Two wonderful people at Bag It, Suzan and Michelle, asked me to blog about plastics. I was elated! What a fabulous movie. What a wonderful cause to join! Then I became overwhelmed. Plastics are literally everywhere – the blogging possibilities … Continue reading

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