Month: April 2022

Let′s talk about salt — how unhealthy is it really? | Science | In-depth reporting on science and technology | DW

Give up chips, soy sauce and frozen pizza forever? Most people can’t imagine living without these salty treats. But that’s exactly what German Health Minister Karl Lauterbach has been practicing largely for more than 30 years. He says he does it to take care of his health. We know excessive amounts of salt aren’t great …

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Harnessing the power of D2C to help people cook authentic Asian food a

If there was any doubt that the future of retail will be digital, personalized, and led by companies with bold new visions, the pandemic has put that doubt to rest. Exhibit A: Omsom, founded in March of 2020 by Kim and Vanessa Pham with the goal of transforming the way Americans experience Asian food. omsom‘s …

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Tips for Earth Day: Ways to shop green at the grocery store

One way you may celebrate Earth Day is eating “green.” In theory, it should be an easy way to consume a healthy diet while protecting the planet. In reality, shopping for food that’s good for the environment involves deciphering marketing buzzwords and understanding seals and certifications. Before you hit the supermarket, here are the Better …

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Sustainability tips to help celebrate Earth Day year-round

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — In celebration of Earth Week, the staff and interns at Penn State’s Sustainability Institute (SI) are sharing their favorite sustainability tips with the larger Penn State community. The suggestions below are simple ways that everyone can incorporate sustainability principles into their lives and become better stewards of our planet’s resources. Leading …

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