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May 19, 2015 02:00 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Even though urban soil often is contaminated with harmful pollution, eating vegetables grown in it isn't as hazardous as some have feared. Continue reading →
May 19, 2015 11:37 AM ET // Lori Cuthbert
The White House will wait to issue rules on pesticides on bee colonies until the EPA's studies are concluded.
May 13, 2015 11:58 AM ET // Lori Cuthbert
In the United States, 42.1 percent of bee colonies were lost in the past year, the second-highest ever recorded.
Apr 13, 2015 05:38 PM ET // Lori Cuthbert
Neonics, pesticides shown to be deadly to bees, will be gone from Lowe's by 2019. Continue reading →
Mar 20, 2015 11:29 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
Attorneys General from several states have launched a crackdown on unregulated herbal supplements.
Jan 30, 2015 06:00 AM ET // Eric Niiler
IBM and Mars Inc. are teaming up to genetically sequence the microbial communities that exist in food production facilities so consumers can be better protected.
Sep 4, 2014 03:00 AM ET // AFP
Chinese Internet search giant Baidu has invented chopsticks that tell consumers whether the food in front of them is safe to eat.
Aug 22, 2014 06:37 AM ET
Trace breaks down how a microwave keeps our popcorn 'a-poppin' and also delivers the skinny on whether or not standing near one will give us cancer.
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