Seaspiracy inspires grocery store to stop selling fish

AGreenLiving

Already, it’s convinced Slowood, a grocery store in Hong Kong , to phase out the sale of fish products. The store has pledged part of the proceeds from its remaining inventory of fish products to Sea Shepherd, a vegan ocean conservation group. More here: Seaspiracy inspires grocery store to stop selling fish. Eco Green a-grocery-store fishing ireland malta netflix ocean over-the-planet slowood what-the-health

10 Easy, Eco-friendly Choices to Make at the Grocery Store

Green Home Blog

10 Easy, Eco-friendly Choices to Make at the Grocery Store. Grocery shopping can sometimes seem like a chore, but it’s also one of the best opportunities to make small, eco-friendly changes that can have a big impact. Follow these ten steps below to green your groceries. Help keep plastic out of the waste stream by bringing reusable bags to the store. Find a farmers’ market in your area or look for grocery stores that carry locally-sourced produce and meat.

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Do you still get plastic bags at the grocery store?

Green (Living) Review

By Michael Smith (Veshengro) If you still get plastic bags every time you go to the grocery store then, I am sorry, you really don't care about people or the Planet. In the UK this has not – as yet – happened and only individual store chains, such as Lidl, make it a rule to charge for bags, and in some stores you have to watch that people don't bag it into plastic before you, as a responsible shopper, can even say “no bag, please.”

Ma and Pa grocery stores make a comeback

Green (Living) Review

Local family grocers are meeting the demand for local products (in Michigan) by Michael Smith (Veshengro) In West Michigan growing interest in homegrown products is providing a fertile economic soil for Ma and Pa grocery stores to flourish and this is also a very good thing indeed. Ken Courts opened his second store in two years. " Courts himself buys straight from the farmer and brings the produce into the store the same day during peak seasons.

Impossible Burger is now available in grocery stores

AGreenLiving

Previously found only at high-end restaurants and fast-food chains, the famous plant-based Impossible Burger now lines grocery store shelves in Southern California. Impossible Foods will, in the next few weeks, announce when their cutting-edge meatless burger shall debut in East Coast grocery stores. For now, Gelson’s Markets is the sole retail grocery chain selling the Impossible Burger with only 10 packages allowed per customer visit.

This Grocery Store Gave "Ugly" Fruit and Veggies Their Own Aisle. Watch What Happens.

Green (Living) Review

billion tons, gets lost or wasted according to one major world study , and many of the world’s “ugliest” vegetables never even make it to store shelves. It goes without saying that people waste way too much food , and food waste comes in many different forms. Whether we’re throwing out fully-cooked meals from restaurants daily or tossing our produce out when it gets slightly brown, it seems like we’re always inventing new ways to waste food. A shocking 1/3 of all food produced, or 1.3

Austin company aims to become first package-free, zero-waste grocery store in nation

Green (Living) Review

Austin company plans to open package-free, zero-waste grocery store before year’s end. By Michael Smith (Veshengro) Austin, TX, June 2011: The Brothers Lane team announced its intention to open the first package-free, zero-waste grocery store in the U.S. The store, named in.gredients, will allow customers to bring their own reusable containers to fill with local and organic groceries ranging from dry bulk and dairy to wine and household cleaners.

All vegetarian grocery store in Maui!

Eco-Vegan Girl

Video coming soon, but how cool to go to an entirely veg grocery store?! Nothing too exciting inside, but they had a great deli, salad bar, fresh drinks, and bulk section. Right by the airport too, so my friends and I stocked up

Bag Warehouse Backs Los Angeles’ City Wide Ban on Single Use Plastic Bags in Grocery Stores with Two Week Discount on Grocery Style Tote Bags

Green (Living) Review

Bag Warehouse recognizes the Los Angeles ban on single use plastic bags in grocery stores as an opportunity for local companies and organizations to ramp up brand awareness with imprinted grocery tote bags. Santa Ana, CA : Los Angeles, CA is just one of many cities across the United States to promote their support of reducing plastic waste by banning single use plastic bags in grocery stores, to encourage shoppers to bring their own reusable grocery tote bags.

Beirut, Lebanon: eating organic & slow

Green Traveler Guides

Africa All Bakery Beirut Farmers' markets Health food/Natural grocery stores Lebanon Middle East Restaurants/Cafes Slow Food movement Bread Republic farmers market Kamal Mouszawak Michael Straus organic restaurant Reuters slow food Souk el Tayeb Tawlet Walid Ataya| A Green Revolution | Come to Beirut.

Green pioneering on the Southern Oregon trail, part 2

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Ukiah, Calif.: America’s greenest winery and a whole lot more

Green Traveler Guides

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Will meat eaters really switch to alternative proteins?

AGreenLiving

Topics Food & Agriculture Plant-Protein Featured Column Foodstuff Featured in featured block (1 article with image touted on the front page or elsewhere) Off Duration 0 Sponsored Article Off A Beyond Meat consumer package, shown in a grocery store meat section.

NW Michigan: greening up Grand Traverse Resort

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All Bakery Certification Health food/Natural grocery stores Hotels Michigan North America Resorts Restaurants/Cafes Sports/Golf Traverse City United States Wine country Cooks' House Grand Traverse Resort Midwest| Traverse City Eco |. Before Hemingway became obsessed with bullfighting, big-game hunting and deep-sea fishing, Michigan’s Little Traverse Bay region inspired his youthful imagination.

Luxury apartments feature underground rec club and a massive green roof

AGreenLiving

The club includes entertainment facilities, conference rooms, a grocery store, a medical center, multiple sports facilities and play areas for children of different ages.

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This aluminum water bottle is a reusable alternative to single-use plastic

AGreenLiving

Pathwater, based out of northern California, began with a Christmas Eve run to a grocery store, where three friends lamented about the lack of truly sustainable water bottle options.

How to volunteer during COVID-19

AGreenLiving

Deliver groceries Everybody needs food , but a trip to a grocery store has suddenly become dangerous, especially for older folks or those with underlying health conditions. More informal grocery services are also popping up.

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Solar-powered hotel on Grand Cayman features turtle-friendly lighting

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Your guide to preserving, storing and canning food

AGreenLiving

If you’ve stepped foot in a grocery store or filled an Instacart recently, you know there are a variety of items that are in low supply. Freezer Your freezer is a golden opportunity to store ripening fruit and wilting greens.

Impress loved ones with these homemade foods for holiday gifts

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Just choose some nuts, seeds and dried fruits from the bulk section of a grocery store, and pour it all into an attractive, reusable jar. Eco Green a-fresh-batch a-grocery-store a-quandary-over a-sweet-tooth coffee eat & drink holidays homemade nofollow-noopener vegan

The Green Buzz: Wednesday, June 19

Cool Green Science

View pics: This is your grocery store without bees. ( We’ve all heard that bees are in decline, but this morning’s green news puts that in visual perspective. PR Newswire ) . This new app will help you find the cleanest, safest beach. ( MNN ). Man feeds bear some bbq, bear attacks man, man charged. Christian Science Monitor ). The U.S. is considering exporting more oil for the first time since the 1970s. Bloomberg ).

What Taco Bell’s menu changes mean for fast food-loving vegans

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Business Eco Green a-grocery-store being-targeted design least-the-ones luxury simplified-menu symbol-on-menus taco bell vegan vegetarianTaco Bell has some good news and some bad news for vegetarians. The company will eliminate its potato items, long a favorite among fast food-loving vegetarians and vegans, and add faux meat for an added veg protein option beyond beans.

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Try these hauntingly delicious vegan treats for Halloween

Inhabitant

When we see seasonal treats at the grocery store, we remember our childhood memories of munching our way through the holidays. Scouring for vegan options, we might flip the bag over to read the label, then put it back when we find it doesn’t measure up

The Difference Between Gluten-Free and Wheat-Free Foods

Eco-Vegan Girl

Many grocery stores and restaurants now have bold gluten-free labels on their food, menus, and store aisles. Vegan-Related Recipes Eco-Related Health Calendar Contact Eco-Vegan Dog ENGAGE Productions Thursday, September 2, 2010 The Difference Between Gluten-Free and Wheat-Free Foods Gluten-free has recently become a big marketing trend - some call it a fad, while those with gluten intolerance are thankful for the widespread options.

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Don’t Go Bananas! Easy Ways to Remember What Those Produce Labels Mean

The Green Samaritan

If you haven’t already, take a closer look at those little sticky labels on the fruit and vegetables you buy at the grocery store. Those numbers provide important information regarding just. See the full post and more at www.TheGreenSamaritan.com. Green Living Healthy Living Environmental Working Group Shopper''s Guide labels on fruit PLU labels what do the labels on fruit mean

7 Easy Ways for a Step Closer Towards a Plastic-Free Lifestyle

Green Living Guy

From grocery store bags to disposable water bottles plastic is everywhere. The more people use it the more harm it causes to the environment. Plastic pollution requires a lot of time to decompose.

Hey! You Buy In Bulk?

Green Living Guy

Especially in the bulk foods aisle of a grocery store. A shopper can save an average of 89 percent by purchasing organic bulk foods. That’s according to a recent study conducted by the Portland State University’s Food Industry Leadership Center (FILC).

Don’t Go Bananas! Easy Ways to Remember What Those Produce Labels Mean

The Green Samaritan

If you haven’t already, take a closer look at those little sticky labels on the fruit and vegetables you buy at the grocery store. Those numbers provide important information regarding just how the produce was grown. So even is something is marked as organic, the sticker will reassure you. Check out the full article at www.thegreensamaritan.com. Green Living Healthy Living Environmental Working Group Shopper's Guide labels on fruit PLU labels what do the labels on fruit mea

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Daily Demand and Supply: The law of demand illustrated in low-wage labor markets

Environmental Economics

and Hardee's, told Business Insider that 'government driving up the cost of labor (is) driving down the number of jobs,' promising 'automation not just in airports and grocery stores, but in restaurants.'  Law of Demand: As prices go up, the amount demanded goes down, and vice-versa. Impact: As prices rise two things happen, people demand less of that which costs more, and people will switch to what are now relatively cheaper substitutes.

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7 Quick-Growing Veggies You Can Still Plant In Your Summer Garden

Green (Living) Review

So everyone else started planting their vegetable garden months ago, and you’re a little behind—but that doesn’t mean you have to settle for grocery store veggies. Attention, procrastinating gardeners: It’s not too late to start planting! You can still reap a tasty harvest if you plant these quick-growing, late season crops. So gather up your seeds, prep your soil, and watch it grow! Read more here

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How To Reduce Food Waste (and Save Money)

Green Living Ideas

With supermarkets and grocery stores packed with cheap food brands and prepackaged goods, it’s no wonder we overconsume and overdispose. But buying too much too often and paying less attention to the ways we can save means that as much as 40 percent of the food we produce in the United States continues to get […]. The post How To Reduce Food Waste (and Save Money) appeared first on Green Living Ideas. Eco Home Living buy local compost food waste overconsumption TerraCycle

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How To Reduce Food Waste (and Save Money)

Green Living Ideas

With supermarkets and grocery stores packed with cheap food brands and prepackaged goods, it’s no wonder we overconsume and overdispose. But buying too much too often and paying less attention to the ways we can save means that as much as 40 percent of the food we produce in the United States continues to get […]. The post How To Reduce Food Waste (and Save Money) appeared first on Green Living Ideas. Eco Home Living buy local compost food waste overconsumption TerraCycle

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Preemptive strike

Environmental Economics

Gernot Wagner: From today’s NPR’s Leonard Lopate Show: Gernot Wagner, economist at the Environmental Defense Fund explains why the things individuals do—buying local produce, eating less meat, bringing reusable bags to the grocery store—won’t end up making much of a difference in halting global warming.

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Simple Steps to a Grocery Budget With Postmates Promo Codes

Eco Friendly Daily

Are you looking for some ways to reduce your grocery budget? If you are like most people, the grocery store is a source of endless shopping. The answer to your question might surprise you… Here are five simple steps to developing a grocery budget that is easy to stick to.

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A New Measure of Food Deserts, Part 2

Sightline Daily

Grocery Outlet repalces liquor store by litlnemo, flickr used under CC CREATIVECOMMONS.ORG licenses Clark’s post last week on a new WalkScore tool that maps which homes are within a five-minute walk to a grocery store reminded me of the always interesting findings from the University of Washington’s Center for Public Health Nutrition , where researchers have lately been looking at whether proximity to a grocery store actually influences people’s diet and health.

Daily demand and supply

Environmental Economics

For the past two months, food costs have been increasing and the grocery store sticker prices are starting to rise. Beef, pork, and poultry (the most commonly consumed meats) as well as eggs and dairy all have increasing prices. And, we’re still waiting to see just how much the California drought will affect fruit and vegetable prices this season, but predictions are that prices will increase. via www.mnn.com. Let's see.

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Original Unverpackt: zero plastic, zero packaging at new Berlin supermarket

Green Prophet

Like us, friends Sara Wolf and Milena Glimbovski were sick and tired of throwing away a pile of packaging every time they visited the grocery store. Their idea involves a grocery store stocked with the bare minimum of high quality bulk goods that people pack into containers they bring from home. Do you think that it would be feasible to bring stores like this to the Middle East?

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The new dynamic duo: Pricing and food waste

AGreenLiving

According to Oded Omer, founder and CEO of Wasteless, 87 percent of food waste from grocery stores is due to disposing of products that have gone past their expiration date. 87% of food waste from grocery stores is due to disposing of products that have gone past their expiration date.

3 eco-friendly norms in Poland

Green (Living) Review

1) Walking to the shop : A good number of Polish people simply go for a walk to go shopping, particularly grocery shopping. The most important one is that many neighborhoods are densely populated, mixed-use neighborhoods with plenty of fruit and veggie shops, bakeries, small grocery stores, and even fairly large grocery stores. I’ve been living in Poland for about 6½ years.

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How buying in bulk actually wastes food

Green (Living) Review

If you’re like me, you writhe in guilt-ridden anguish each time you forget to bring your canvas tote to the grocery store. There was some buzz a while back about France’s ban on grocery stores throwing out edible food, but the numbers show that this is only a small part of the problem. That sort of behavior is encouraged at bulk stores like Costco and Walmart, which operate on the myth that buying in bulk helps you save money.

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Rose Burillo – Tex Mex Foods Which Get Confused As Mexican

Eco Friendly Daily

It is for this reason why so many Mexicans are horrified when they head to a Mexican restaurant abroad or they go to the grocery store and see the products on offer.

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Greening The Grocery Shop

Eco Friendly Daily

Each week, we all have to go out to the grocery store, battle lines and crowds and pick up the food that will feed us over the next few days. The grocery store is an interesting place from a green standpoint. One of the best places that we can green our lives is in the grocery store because it is the one place we go to every week, at least once, and as many as five or six times. So, how do you go green in the grocery store?

Move over, landfills — food scraps give Massachusetts biogas

Green (Living) Review

Come Oct 1, any institution producing more than a ton of leftovers a week — think grocery stores, hotels, universities, nursing homes, and the like — won’t be able to send their discarded food to the landfill anymore. The state of Massachusetts is cracking down on food waste in a big way.