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The Resource To buy or not to buy organic : what you need to know to choose the healthiest, safest, most earth-friendly food, Cindy Burke

To buy or not to buy organic : what you need to know to choose the healthiest, safest, most earth-friendly food, Cindy Burke

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To buy or not to buy organic : what you need to know to choose the healthiest, safest, most earth-friendly food
Title
To buy or not to buy organic
Title remainder
what you need to know to choose the healthiest, safest, most earth-friendly food
Statement of responsibility
Cindy Burke
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Seattle-based food journalist and former professional chef Cindy Burke helps readers make the right food choices as they make their way through their supermarket. Burke's crucially concerned with the use of pesticides, which are widely used to grow fruits and vegetables and which, even in trace amounts, have been linked to many cancers, infertility and birth defects. Among the topics she covers here (always from an extremely real-world perspective) are how to Know the difference between organic and non-organic food; Heal your body and avoid toxins; Find and buy safe food; Choose foods with the least risk to your health; and Pursue strategies to cut exposure to toxic chemicals
Cataloging source
DNAL/DLC
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Burke, Cindy
Dewey number
641.5/63
Index
index present
LC call number
TX369
LC item number
.B87 2007
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
TX369
NAL item number
.B87 2007
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Natural foods
  • Natural foods
  • Grocery shopping
  • Consumer behavior
  • Consumer behavior
  • Grocery shopping
  • Natural foods
  • Natural foods
  • United States
Label
To buy or not to buy organic : what you need to know to choose the healthiest, safest, most earth-friendly food, Cindy Burke
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 191-197) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Why choose organics? -- How pesticide exposure impacts your health -- Growing organic foods -- Organic economics -- "Beyond organics" : local and sustainable -- The dirty dozen : twelve foods to eat only if they're organic -- To buy or not to buy organic? : helping you make the decision -- Where to find healthy food
Control code
ocm77573813
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xvii, 221 pages
Isbn
9781569242681
Lccn
2006101822
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)77573813
Label
To buy or not to buy organic : what you need to know to choose the healthiest, safest, most earth-friendly food, Cindy Burke
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 191-197) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Why choose organics? -- How pesticide exposure impacts your health -- Growing organic foods -- Organic economics -- "Beyond organics" : local and sustainable -- The dirty dozen : twelve foods to eat only if they're organic -- To buy or not to buy organic? : helping you make the decision -- Where to find healthy food
Control code
ocm77573813
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xvii, 221 pages
Isbn
9781569242681
Lccn
2006101822
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)77573813

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