Green Chip Living ArchivesSolar Heats Up Hollywood - 2011-06-08
Contributor Brittany Stepniak reports on Hollywood's latest trend: solar-powered film studios.
GMO Foods - 2011-06-08
Guest editor Maria Rodale discusses the precautionary principle and how it should be applied to our food production.
Cilantro Lovers Beware! - 2011-06-07
USDA's first test of cilantro reveals more than 30 unapproved pesticides coating the herb.
Rock Out With Less Carbon Out - 2011-06-06
Green Chip Living's Angela Guss discusses a new partnership between UPS and Live Nation Entertainment to help performing artists reduce emissions related to tours and offset Live Nation's shipping-related emissions.
Fish Fraud at Large - 2011-06-03
Editor Brigid Darragh reveals the findings of nonprofit Oceana's latest report on mislabeling of seafood, its effects on the environment, consumer health and wallets.
Generating Solar Power at Night - 2011-06-02
SolarReserve receives $737 million from the Department of Energy to build a new plant to provide electricity all day with new technology.
Food Safety Violators Face Execution - 2011-06-01
After several high profile food safety scandals, China has increased punishments for food safety violators, going so far as to suggest capital punishment for manufacturers whose products lead to fatalities. Editor Jimmy Mengel compares China's punishments with those in the United States.
Cows' Milk Is For Cows - 2011-05-31
Contributing editor Aletta Kennedy reveals the downside of cows' milk.
Projects to Preserve and Protect the Oceans - 2011-05-26
Contributor Brittany Stepniak reports on the growing problem of plastic pollution in our planet's oceans, and several organizations taking steps to combat it.
California Approves BPA Ban - 2011-05-24
California has passed a bill banning BPA from children's products. Editor Jimmy Mengel discusses the bill and its reach...
Thinking Outside the Can - 2011-05-23
Green Chip Living's Angela Guss comments on the somewhat overlooked sustainability and health benefits of canned seafood.
Farm Youth Market Project: Growing, Selling, and Educating Kids on Food - 2011-05-20
Editor Brigid Darragh reports on Youth Farm and Market Project, a non-profit cropping up in the Twin Cities with a big impact on area youth and the surrounding communities.
From Desolate Ranch to Eco-town - 2011-05-19
Contributor Mike Tirone reports on the face-lift a dusty little town in California is getting, thanks to one investor with a big eco vision.
Coca-Cola Cans Hang onto Toxic Chemical - 2011-05-17
Green Chip Living's Angela Guss reports on The Coca-Cola Company's recent shareholder vote to remove bisphenol A (BPA) from soda cans.
The Top Ten Most Endangered Rivers - 2011-05-17
The Susquehanna River is the most endangered river in the U.S. - due primarily to fracking pollution. Check out the top ten most endangered U.S. rivers to see if your local river is in trouble.
I'll Have a Grande Progress in Sustainability - 2011-05-16
Green Chip Living's Angela Guss reports on the colossal coffee company's recent release of it's 10th Sustainability Report.
Google Water Fountain App - 2011-05-13
Contributor Mike Tirone reports on the evermore dire situation of our most precious resource, and how Google and the Pacific Institute plan to do their part to help people access clean drinking water.
Pesticide Exposure Linked to Lower IQs in Children - 2011-05-13
Editor Brigid Darragh relays the results of three studies across the United States that link prenatal pesticide exposure to lower IQs in children.
Fracking Linked to Flammable Drinking Water - 2011-05-12
Jimmy Mengel shares the findings of a new study by Duke University on the environmental dangers of hydraulic fracking.
Chat and Charge: The Latest in Cell Phone Tech - 2011-05-11
Green Chip Living contributor Mike Tirone reports on the latest technology from South Korea that could one day allow cell phone users to charge their devices with the sound of their voice...
Saving Green When Buying Gas - 2011-05-11
Contributor Brittany Stepniak talks about recent pains at the pump, and the good news for your wallet and the electric vehicle market.
Food Stamps Accepted at Farmers' Markets - 2011-05-09
Brigid Darragh reports on the growing trend of food stamp acceptance by farmers' markets across the United States, thanks in large part to a Connecticut-based non-profit group.
Monsanto's Stacked Deck - 2011-05-06
The Monsanto-friendly head of the USDA's research arm resigned last week. But the agricultural giant has plenty of other cards hidden up their sleeve...
Forks Over Knives Review - 2011-05-05
Contributing editor Aletta Kennedy shares her review of one of the most important movies to come out this year - Forks Over Knives.
Doubts for Durban - 2011-05-03
Green Chip Living's Angela Guss reports recent opinions and predictions for the 17th United Nations Conference on Climate Change to be held in Durban, South Africa.