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October 3, 2011

Saturated Fats 

butter

Denmark First Country To Legalize ‘Fat Tax’

Denmark began enforcing a tax increase on foods with 2.3 percent of more saturated fat, like butter, much to the Danes' chagrin.

August 5, 2009

Climate Change 

Smoke stack with an American Flag blowing in the wind.

Can You Handle Paying 23 Cents Per Day for Climate Change?

If the climate bill is passed, reports say that consumers will pay an extra $83 per year. That's 23 cents per day.

July 28, 2009

Obesity Epidemic 

fat-americans

New Study: Obesity Continues To Fatten Health Care Costs In U.S.

As obesity has been outed as a major cause of rising health care costs, Earth Eats' Cory Barker looks at a proposal to stop the expanding waistlines and costs.

July 8, 2009

Emission Controls 

A private jet on the ground.

Study Suggests Wealthy Could Be Key To Solving The Climate Crisis

Last year half the world's emissions came from just 700 million people. Economists suggest that the wealthiest individuals are most to blame.

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