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Surprising Microfibers in Fish and Food.

Living in a cold winter climate, I love my fleece shirts, and have been struggling with this information for a few months trying to ignore the facts. Studies have shown the Mississippi River is full of these microfibers. These are … Continue reading

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Good-bye Triclosan, Almost!

Twenty-five years ago I thought antibacterial soap was a good thing.  We have learned it is harmful to people and water creatures. When we wash our hands these chemicals end up in our waterways. Researchers have found that use of triclosan could create a … Continue reading

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