Category Sustainable

Holy Healthy Houseplant Batman!

Holy healthy houseplant batman - GM plants
Being indoors doesn't mean you're safe from air pollution. Canadian's spending 90% of their time indoor, which means indoor air quality should be a growing concern for us Canadian. Being indoors so much exposes ourselves to volatile organic carcinogens (VOCs) like chloroform and benzene, which can have negative effects on our health. Research has recently genetically modified an ivy plant to help reduce such VOC exposure, yet its a long way from being your future houseplant.

Organics are an ideal idea

Organic production, has its pros cons, but how does it measure up on paper?
But how does it measure up on paper? If you haven’t noticed, SAIFood often focuses on GMOs, which may come across as opposition to organic. This isn’t the intent. Like GM production, organics are a system of increasingly sustainable agricultural…

Watch out Australia!

Australian Moratorium on GM Canola
Over the course of this week, September 10th-14th, Stuart has the great pleasure of being in the beautiful country of Australia with the opportunity to speak at various events. To kick off his week, he will be presenting on Sept…