thedailygreen.com article feed http://www.thedailygreen.com/ en-us http://www.thedailygreen.com <![CDATA[To the Readers of The Daily Green]]> http://www.thedailygreen.com/environmental-news/latest/good-housekeeping-merge-1312?src=syn&dom=yah_buzz&mag=tdg http://www.thedailygreen.com/environmental-news/latest/good-housekeeping-merge-1312??src=syn&dom=yah_buzz&mag=tdg&ha=1&kw=ist The Daily Green will merge with Good Housekeeping.]]> Thu, 19 Dec 2013 07:03:00 EST <![CDATA[Electronics Waste Will Soon Weigh as Much as 8 Egyptian Pyramids]]> http://www.thedailygreen.com/environmental-news/latest/e-waste-per-resident-1312?src=syn&dom=yah_buzz&mag=tdg http://www.thedailygreen.com/environmental-news/latest/e-waste-per-resident-1312??src=syn&dom=yah_buzz&mag=tdg&ha=1&kw=ist The average U.S. resident tosses 66 pounds of e-waste each year.]]> Sun, 15 Dec 2013 02:00:00 EST <![CDATA[Federal Flood Maps Left NY Unprepared for Sandy]]> http://www.thedailygreen.com/environmental-news/latest/fema-flood-maps-sandy-1312?src=syn&dom=yah_buzz&mag=tdg http://www.thedailygreen.com/environmental-news/latest/fema-flood-maps-sandy-1312??src=syn&dom=yah_buzz&mag=tdg&ha=1&kw=ist Investigation: FEMA knew of deficient maps prior to historic storm.]]> Mon, 09 Dec 2013 08:29:00 EST <![CDATA[35 Years Later, FDA Agrees to Set Rules for Controversial Antimicrobial Agent]]> http://www.thedailygreen.com/environmental-news/latest/triclosan-fda-regulation-1312?src=syn&dom=yah_buzz&mag=tdg http://www.thedailygreen.com/environmental-news/latest/triclosan-fda-regulation-1312??src=syn&dom=yah_buzz&mag=tdg&ha=1&kw=ist Triclosan, widely used in consumer products, has been linked to a variety of health and environmental concerns.]]> Mon, 02 Dec 2013 08:52:00 EST <![CDATA[Half of Soaps, Lotions and Drugs End Up in Our Water]]> http://www.thedailygreen.com/environmental-news/latest/pharmaceuticals-personal-care-products-1311?src=syn&dom=yah_buzz&mag=tdg http://www.thedailygreen.com/environmental-news/latest/pharmaceuticals-personal-care-products-1311??src=syn&dom=yah_buzz&mag=tdg&ha=1&kw=ist Study: drugs, antibiotics and pesticides escape treatment by wastewater plants.]]> Fri, 22 Nov 2013 05:57:00 EST <![CDATA[Two New Apps Help You Buy Safer Cosmetics]]> http://www.thedailygreen.com/environmental-news/latest/safe-cosmetics-apps-1311?src=syn&dom=yah_buzz&mag=tdg http://www.thedailygreen.com/environmental-news/latest/safe-cosmetics-apps-1311??src=syn&dom=yah_buzz&mag=tdg&ha=1&kw=ist Two big names in the drive to clean up the cosmetics industry have launched apps designed to help shoppers.]]> Tue, 19 Nov 2013 09:25:00 EST <![CDATA[Are Young Gymnasts At Risk from Chemical Exposure?]]> http://www.thedailygreen.com/environmental-news/latest/gymnastics-flame-retardants-1311?src=syn&dom=yah_buzz&mag=tdg http://www.thedailygreen.com/environmental-news/latest/gymnastics-flame-retardants-1311??src=syn&dom=yah_buzz&mag=tdg&ha=1&kw=ist Foam blocks cushion falls, but may expose children to a banned hormone-mimicking chemical: Study.]]> Sat, 16 Nov 2013 07:08:00 EST <![CDATA[Pregnant? Your Doctor Should Have Told You This]]> http://www.thedailygreen.com/environmental-news/latest/pregnancy-chemical-exposure-tips-1311?src=syn&dom=yah_buzz&mag=tdg http://www.thedailygreen.com/environmental-news/latest/pregnancy-chemical-exposure-tips-1311??src=syn&dom=yah_buzz&mag=tdg&ha=1&kw=ist The largest groups of U.S. obstetricians and fertility specialists have strong new recommendations about risks from exposure to chemicals.]]> Sat, 09 Nov 2013 05:42:00 EST <![CDATA[When Daylight Savings Time 2013 Ends]]> http://www.thedailygreen.com/environmental-news/latest/daylight-savings-fall-2013?src=syn&dom=yah_buzz&mag=tdg http://www.thedailygreen.com/environmental-news/latest/daylight-savings-fall-2013??src=syn&dom=yah_buzz&mag=tdg&ha=1&kw=ist Daylight Savings Time ends in 2013 on Sunday, Nov. 3 at 2 a.m.]]> Fri, 01 Nov 2013 07:37:00 EST <![CDATA[How to Avoid Exposure to Chemicals that Mess with Your Hormones]]> http://www.thedailygreen.com/environmental-news/latest/dirty-dozen-endocrine-disrupting-chemicals-1310?src=syn&dom=yah_buzz&mag=tdg http://www.thedailygreen.com/environmental-news/latest/dirty-dozen-endocrine-disrupting-chemicals-1310??src=syn&dom=yah_buzz&mag=tdg&ha=1&kw=ist New report identifies "dirty dozen" endocrine-disrupting chemicals, and how to avoid them.]]> Mon, 28 Oct 2013 08:16:00 EST <![CDATA[One Bottle's Worth of Water Wasted for Every Three Produced]]> http://www.thedailygreen.com/environmental-news/latest/bottled-water-waste-1310?src=syn&dom=yah_buzz&mag=tdg http://www.thedailygreen.com/environmental-news/latest/bottled-water-waste-1310??src=syn&dom=yah_buzz&mag=tdg&ha=1&kw=ist Bottled water industry celebrates its wastefulness.]]> Thu, 24 Oct 2013 08:58:00 EST <![CDATA[Target to Phase Out Many Suspect Chemicals]]> http://www.thedailygreen.com/environmental-news/latest/target-chemicals-1310?src=syn&dom=yah_buzz&mag=tdg http://www.thedailygreen.com/environmental-news/latest/target-chemicals-1310??src=syn&dom=yah_buzz&mag=tdg&ha=1&kw=ist Target will prioritize beauty, baby, personal care and household cleaning products that avoid more than 100 chemicals of concern.]]> Tue, 15 Oct 2013 05:57:00 EST <![CDATA[What Makes People (and Our Animals) Fat?]]> http://www.thedailygreen.com/environmental-news/latest/what-makes-people-fat-1310?src=syn&dom=yah_buzz&mag=tdg http://www.thedailygreen.com/environmental-news/latest/what-makes-people-fat-1310??src=syn&dom=yah_buzz&mag=tdg&ha=1&kw=ist Researchers search for obesity clues in common exposures shared by our fat pets.]]> Sun, 13 Oct 2013 08:53:00 EST <![CDATA[Study: New Climate Era To Reach U.S. in 2040s]]> http://www.thedailygreen.com/environmental-news/latest/tropics-global-climate-change-1310?src=syn&dom=yah_buzz&mag=tdg http://www.thedailygreen.com/environmental-news/latest/tropics-global-climate-change-1310??src=syn&dom=yah_buzz&mag=tdg&ha=1&kw=ist "Climate departures" study predicts when regions on Earth will begin to experience weather outside the bounds of recorded history.]]> Thu, 10 Oct 2013 08:28:00 EST <![CDATA[15 Breast Cancer Risk Factors]]> http://www.thedailygreen.com/environmental-news/latest/breast-cancer-tips-47112401?src=syn&dom=yah_buzz&mag=tdg http://www.thedailygreen.com/environmental-news/latest/breast-cancer-tips-47112401??src=syn&dom=yah_buzz&mag=tdg&ha=1&kw=ist October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Learn the often-surprising risk factors that may increase risk of developing breast cancer – and, importantly, how you can prevent you (and your daughter) from getting breast cancer.]]> Tue, 01 Oct 2013 07:52:00 EST