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State Rocked By Smuggling Problem

AP | ALANNA DURKIN | Posted 04.25.2013 | Politics

LANSING, Mich. — Michigan lawmakers want to crack down on can and bottle smugglers they say are scamming Michigan for undeserved recycling refun...

Cans Take Hold In American Craft Breweries

AP | CLARKE CANFIELD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

LEWISTON, Maine — Canned beer isn't just for swilling anymore. Baxter Brewing in Maine has joined a growing number of small craft-beer brewerie...

VOTE: Colorado's Best Canned Beers

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

August 25th marks the 200th anniversary of the invention of the can. While there are countless ways in which the can has been indispensable over t...

How To Make Soda And Seltzer (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The average American consumes more than 600 bottles of soda or sparkling bottle a year, according to Grist columnist Umbra Fisk. Not to mention that 8...

Cans: A Source Of BPA

Wendy Gordon | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Wendy Gordon

Most people are probably exposed to more BPA from eating canned food or drinking canned soda than from drinking out of a polycarbonate bottle.

Slim Fast Recall: Cans Recalled Nationwide Due To Bacteria

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J. — Unilever PLC's U.S. subsidiary says it has recalled all canned Slim Fast drinks because of the possibility of bacterial...

Life Cycle: Pop vs. Soda? Either Way It's Made with (GMO) Corn.

Simran Sethi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Simran Sethi

Life Cycle is a series of posts that looks at the environmental impacts of everyday things. Last week we talked about popcorn. Chemically flavored...

Why Canadian Babies are Safer from Toxins: The Case for Banning BPA

Susan Kane | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Susan Kane

We get that more research needs to be done to truly understand the effects of this chemical on our bodies, but that doesn't mean the public should remain the guinea pigs.

BPA: It's Not Taxpayers' Dollars That Are at Stake, But Taxpayers' Lives

Paul Raeburn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Paul Raeburn

The first major epidemiological study to assess the risks of bisphenol A -- a chemical found in baby bottles, canned foods, and in 90 percent of Ameri...