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Coca-Cola Will Remove Flame Retardent Chemical From Drinks

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The chemical, brominated vegetable oil, is used to keep flavoring oils in sports drinks distributed. It's also used as a flame retardent in furniture. Video provided by Newsy


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Mexico Wants to Tax Sugary Drinks to Fight Obesity

Mexico Wants to Tax Sugary Drinks to Fight Obesity

AFP (Sep. 18, 2013) — The Mexican government wants to tax sugary drinks to curb Mexico's obesity epidemic. President Pena Nieto wants Mexicans to pay an extra peso (almost 8 US cents) for every liter of sweetened drink in a country that guzzles more soft drinks than any other and rivals the United States as one of the world's most obese nation.
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New Fertilizer Revolutionizes French Agriculture

New Fertilizer Revolutionizes French Agriculture

AFP (Apr. 30, 2012) — A new, organic fertilizer created in France’s Averyon region utilises a specially developed strain of fungus to speed up organic decomposition without any of the harmful side-effects of chemical fertilizer. Already in use by 5000 of France’s 350,000 farmers and becoming a hot item on the international market, it just may step up to challenge the global dominance of chemical fertilizers.
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Sugary Drinks Linked to Cancer in Women

Sugary Drinks Linked to Cancer in Women

Newsy (Nov. 23, 2013) — A new study by researchers in Minnesota found a link between consumption of sweetened drinks among older women and endometrial cancer.
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Elderflowers Help Romania's Rural Economy Blossom

Elderflowers Help Romania's Rural Economy Blossom

AFP (June 18, 2013) — The delicate white elderflower has become a beloved ingredient for sodas and sweet drinks sold all over the world. As a result, harvesting the flower in Romania has given an economic boost to some rural communities, not least the in the region of Transylvania, once praised by Prince Charles for its exceptional flora.
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