Tagged "food safety"

Bee Safe! A Tale of Tainted Honey & How to Avoid It
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Any number of products including corn syrup, rice, or barely products are combined to create “funny honey.”

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Posted In: Happening Now
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Natural & Artificial Flavors
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Erin Coates, RD, LD, writes about the importance of staying healthy through the foods we eat at The Healthy Apron, sharing delicious recipes along with diet and fitness information. I’ve asked her to write about Natural and Artificial Flavors, those ubiquitous and vaguely-defined ingredients that seem to be in almost every processed food.

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Posted In: Food Factoids
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Sustainability
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Gabe Cross is a LEED AP BD+C and Sustainability Consultant who writes at Green Cross about how and why to adopt more sustainable practices in daily life. Today Gabe shares some thoughts on the environmental impacts of our food, and how eating unprocessed fits into the picture.

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Posted In: Thoughts & Observations
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[Poll] Restaurant Letter Grades: Good or Bad?
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New York has recently started requiring inspection letter grades to be posted prominently at restaurants. We’ve had a similar system in Los Angeles since 1998, and quite frankly, I love it.

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Posted In: Happening Now
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How long will that food last?
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Most of us can’t go to the Farmer’s Market every day, so it’s important to know how long foods will keep — and the best ways to store them.

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Posted In: Strategies
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