Co-op Voice May 2017

Co-op Voice May 2017

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MSG and Deceptive Labeling: The Hidden Toxic Chemical in Your Family’s Food – Part...

This final article about hidden MSG (monosodium glutamate) – see Part 1 and Part 2 – begins with an overview of the big picture...

New Co-op Board Members: Welcome!

Things continue to evolve at the Co-op: On April 30, 2017, three members were elected to our Board. Two are new to the Board,...

The Nutrition and Education Committee’s Monthly 3-Question Survey

May’s Survey Topic: Bulk Department Labeling, Pamphlets, and Powders & Mixes Please click here to go to our survey! The Nutrition and Education Committee (NEC) posts...

Honest Weight Earth Day 2017

On Saturday, April 22, Honest Weight members joined people worldwide in celebrating Earth Day. The store was busy, bursting with music, good food, crafts,...

What’s in a Label?

The Organic Trade Association (OTA), which represents America's largest organic food producers, recently proposed a new bill for farmers to receive organic certification in...

Third Annual Albany Tea Festival Arrives on Friday, June 2nd

Tea is hot—even when it’s iced. So, if you’re a tea lover or just tea curious, join us for the Third Annual Albany Tea...
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Honest Arts Exhibition

The newly formed Honest Arts Committee opened its first official show on Earth Day, Saturday, April 22, in the hallway by the Teaching Kitchen...

Recycle This!

Entering the Co-op parking lot from the Watervliet Avenue Extension side in the early afternoon on Earth Day, anyone would notice the most obvious...

Earth Day 2017 at Honest Weight

The very first Earth Day took place on April 22, 1970, bringing "20 million Americans out into the spring sunshine for peaceful demonstrations in...