Topic: Environmental Working Group
Just because non-organic foods are nutritious doesn't mean they're an equally healthy choice.
Try serving chilled peach soup as a first course for brunch with small side salad.
08/10/2011 03:00 pm
Hinkley, Calif., battled pollution of its ground water by chromium 6 in the 1990s – a case that inspired 'Erin Brockovich.' Now the substance has escaped its containment barrier.
01/04/2011 02:01 pm
Hexavalent chromium is the pollutant at the heart of 'Erin Brockovich.' The movie recounts the legal battle waged by residents of Hinkley, Calif., who blamed exposure to the chemical for high rates of diseases.
12/20/2010 10:18 pm
The 2010 Gulf of Mexico 'dead zone' of oxygen-deprived water – roughly the size of Massachusetts – is patchy and more spread out than usual.
08/02/2010 07:26 pm
Towns around the U.S. fight firms that want to soak up a local resource.
10/22/2009 01:00 am
Worried about high food prices, Congress tries to push the biofuel industry to use nonfood crops.
05/01/2008 01:00 am
Worried about high food prices, Congress tries to push the industry to use nonfood crops.
04/30/2008 01:00 am