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Tuesday, July 16, 2019

EarthTalk: How do I avoid household cleaners with toxic ingredients

Dear EarthTalk: I’ve heard that many household cleaners contain toxic ingredients that can pollute my indoor environment. How do I avoid such chemicals and...

EarthTalk: What is so-called Forest Therapy?

Dear EarthTalk: What is so-called Forest Therapy? —Larry Schwarzwald, Page, AZ Forest therapy uses immersion in nature to help soothe frayed nerves and restore a sense...

EarthTalk: Gray whales

Dear EarthTalk: Why are so many gray whales washing up dead on west coast beaches this spring? —Bill W., Camden, ME It’s definitely been a...

EarthTalk: Small motor boats to reduce water pollution

Dear EarthTalk: I am in the market for a small motor boat to putter around in lakes near my home in Michigan but I...

EarthTalk: Fighting plastic waste

Dear EarthTalk: What are some examples of ways food and drink producers are fighting the ever-growing torrent of plastic waste they have helped create? --...

EarthTalk: Healthy, green foods

Dear EarthTalk: I’m looking for ideas for healthy, green snacks to have around the house and for packing with the kids’ lunches. Any ideas? --...

EarthTalk: Climate change

Dear EarthTalk: Do all the Democratic contenders for President in 2020 agree on the need to battle climate change? Which ones have demonstrated the...

EarthTalk: Climate change around the world

Dear EarthTalk: A chef told me that our food choices are the major driver of climate change around the world, but it seems to...

EarthTalk: Is hair dye carcinogenic?

Dear EarthTalk: My hairdresser was just diagnosed with leukemia and I wonder if there is a link between the chemicals in hair dye and...

EarthTalk: Future Home – Green upgrades becoming the norm

Dear EarthTalk: Given all the advances in residential household efficiency, can you paint a picture of what the home of the future will look...