Poetry for Environmental Preservation: Save Michigan’s Upper Peninsula

Promoting Environmentalism Related topics: Environmental Health and Community cleanup Efforts to preserve the environment can take many forms, some of them unexpected. A Michigan nonprofit, Save the Wild Upper Peninsula (U.P.), wants to do it through poetry. The goal is to encapsulate the beauty of nature in a few verses–or perhaps a sonnet, a la […]

What are you REALLY drinking from your plastic water bottle?

Did you know that bottled water companies are not required to test for asbestos in their water? They are also allowed to have levels of contaminants such as lead and bacteria. Traces of E. coli are prohibited in tap water, but not in bottled water. Tap water is more strictly regulated than bottled water, and […]