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Consumer Alert – Open Letter to Bee Kind

Bees are obviously associated with honey but consumers are generally unaware of how crucial bees are to human food production. It is estimated that one third of our plant products depends on the bee pollination. Honeybees and the wild honeybee

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Be Aware of the Dark Side of Cooldrinks

Soft drink consumers are being exposed to an avoidable, unnecessary cancer risk. Sonia Mountford from Grass has been waiting since January 2013 for a commitment by Coca Cola South Africa to align their use of the carcinogenic substance 4-MEI to that

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Part Two: The Ties that Bind

By Sonia Mountford. You can also view the story here. In Part One, I looked at conflicts of interest in the relationship between Big Food, including companies such as Kellogg’s, and the Association for Dietetics in South Africa (ADSA). ADSA

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