April 12th, 2017 | by Andrea Bertoli
Palm oil is found in everything from vegan butter to shampoo, and it has devastating consequences for people and planet. Learn why palm oil is a problem, and find out which companies are making commitments to more sustainable palm oil production
September 18th, 2013 | by Tanya Sitton
Biotech megacorporations learned from Prop 37 that your vote is for sale -- at least, that's what they think they learned. Washington's upcoming GMO labeling initiative known as I-522 looks posed to turn that assumption on its head, with 66% of voters polled in that state saying they will definitely or probably vote in favor of mandatory GMO labeling this November.
April 17th, 2012 | by Tanya Sitton
The controversial and recently expanded HACCP Based Inspection Models Project (HIMP) moves poultry plants towards less regulation and increased line speeds. Consumer advocate and Food & Water Watch lobbyist Tony Corbo requested the opportunity to work in a HIMP facility, to gain understanding of the new (self)regulatory process and how it effects our food supply. The National Chicken Council denied Corbo's request last Friday: they greatly prefer no transparency at all, please and thank you! Anyone surprised
March 27th, 2012 | by Tanya Sitton
Last week Utah followed Iowa's ugly precedent, criminalizing undercover reporters of animal abuse on industrial farms