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Toxic Teas? Oh No!

On a recent visit to my son’s home, my daughter in law asked me not to put my OG tea bags in the bucket for the worm composting. Their own experience of finding little pieces of plastic in their compost led to an eye opening discovery. The plastic was coming from the tea bags!

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1 Hundred to Rally for Health & Dignity on Day 1 of Legislative Session

Health & Dignity for Vermont This Year:

Groups to Rally on Day 1 of the 2014 Legislative Session to Hold Legislature & Administration Accountable to Health & Dignity in Vermont

When: Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at 10:30 am Where: Cedar Creek Room, State House Who: About a hundred people from across […]

And this Month’s Feature is … Natural Products for Oral Care!

By Larry Pleasant

Now before you sigh and flip the page, wait! How much time, energy, and money do YOU spend each year in a losing battle against gum disease? If this sounds like you or someone you know, read on.

When you get a sore throat what’s the first thing to try? A salt […]

Research on Lyme Disease and Ticks

EPA Completing Multi-Year Research on Lyme Disease and Ticks on Cape and Islands

Researchers conducing field studies in August & September

(Boston, Mass. – Aug. 8, 2013) – EPA scientists, collaborating with Cape Cod Extension and the UMass Laboratory of Medical Zoology, are working this summer to complete a multi-year study evaluating the effectiveness of […]

Vermont Center for Integrative Herbalism to Expand and Offer New Programs

Montpelier, Vermont 12/17/2012 – This February, The Vermont Center for Integrative Herbalism (VCIH) is moving to 252 Main Street in Montpelier. The new 4,000 square foot building will be fully renovated with a much larger classroom and teaching kitchen, herb processing facility, and a fully accessible clinical floor with seven offices. There are also plans […]

Ask Senator Shaheen to co-sponsor the Safe Chemicals Act

We’ve got some great news about New Hampshire, but we need your help.

Senator Shaheen recently made a good statement about the importance of protecting our families from toxic chemicals. She said, “I share your concern about protecting our children and communities from potentially dangerous chemicals.”

But here’s the […]

FAIR FOOD CAMPAIGN LAUNCHES TUESDAY;

PRELIMINARY SURVEY RESULTS DOCUMENTING PROBLEMS IN VERMONT FOOD INDUSTRY WILL BE RELEASED

On Tuesday, June 5, 2012, at 11 a.m. a press conference will be held at the Vermont Workers Center at 294 N. Winooski Avenue in Burlington to announce the launching of the Vermont Fair Food Campaign. This important new labor and human rights […]