Month: October 2020

water coming out of faucet

Top Water Contamination Concern for 200M Americans Revealed in New Research

We’ve posted in the past about the dangerous PFAS (Pea’-fas) lining that coats most of the molded fiber containers used for takeout food. A few jurisdictions have outlawed them, but we’ve yet to encounter any PFAS police. New research would seem to show that the horse has already left the barn on protecting the public …

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View of Golden Gate Bridge with blood orange sky, couple facing away looking.

Why I Jybe: Sandy Yen

September 9th feels like a distant memory now… It was the day I woke up in Oakland, California, to a burning orange sky. The otherworldly phenomenon was a result of smoke from multiple wildfires in Northern California, Oregon, and Washington blowing into the Bay Area. I moved through the day with a feeling of disbelief …

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SIT IN WITH JYBE: 10 Questions with Friday Apaliski | Sustainability Concierge

Friday Apaliski helps people do better. As San Francisco’s renowned “Sustainability Concierge,” Friday has managed to create a space where making earth-friendly choices is both obvious and easy. After spending six years at San Francisco’s Department of the Environment, witnessing first-hand just how nuanced being eco-conscious can be, she is now an invaluable personal guide …

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