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Gardening with beneficial insects

by Sonia Chartier, on 13 April 2016, Environment, Healthy Living
beneficial insects

When considering organic gardening, we have to consider the environmental impact of conventional gardening.

Many studies have been done about the mixture of pesticides, fertilizers and herbicides. Reports show serious immune, hormonal or neurological impacts of the current toxicity levels of our groundwater…

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Palm oil vs. the orangutan: Let’s act responsibly!

by Sonia Chartier, on 14 September 2015, Environment, Healthy Eating
palm oil

co-written by Marie-Claude Coupal,
Food Manager at A.Vogel 

Did you know that every time you wash your hands with soap, spread margarine on a piece of bread, snack on cookies, apply lipstick or light a candle, you are jeopardizing the survival of the orangutan?

All of these products contain palm oil, which is widely used in the food and cosmetic industries due to its many qualities:

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