How Green Are Bamboo Clothes?

How Green Are Bamboo Clothes? By Mary Logan BarmeyerThe Green Guidehttp://www.thegreenguide.com/doc/ask/bamboo A reader writes the Green Guide: I heard on NPR a report on bamboo fabrics and other products, and in a very brief comment the reporter said that bamboo is processed using very harsh chemicals. I have not been able to find out about [...]

2008-03-03T13:46:00+00:00March 3rd, 2008|News|Comments Off on How Green Are Bamboo Clothes?

Revised plan to curb ‘dead zone’ wins nod but doubts renewed about reaching goal

Revised plan to curb 'dead zone' wins nod but doubts renewed about reaching goal By Chris KirkhamThe Times-Picayune; March 01, 2008 http://www.nola.com/timespic/stories/index.ssf?/base/news-5/120435330153690.xml&coll=1 A cadre of state and federal officials signed off on a revised plan to limit the Gulf of Mexico's oxygen-starved "dead zone" in Chicago on Friday, amid criticism from the scientific community that it [...]

2008-03-02T13:58:00+00:00March 2nd, 2008|News|Comments Off on Revised plan to curb ‘dead zone’ wins nod but doubts renewed about reaching goal

EDITORIAL: No life in dead zone fight

EDITORIAL: No life in dead zone fightThe Times-Picayune; March 01, 2008http://www.nola.com/timespic/stories/index.ssf?/base/news-4/120435328253690.xml&coll=1 A revised plan to shrink the Gulf of Mexico dead zone by 2015 will not revive the moribund effort to cure this ecological disaster; in fact, critics say that the new version of the plan is weaker than the one first adopted seven years [...]

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