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Supplement Spotlight: Onnit Earth Grown Nutrients Superfood

 

EGN Powerfood is a nutrient-dense combination of some of the world’s healthiest natural foods. A highly varied diet is key to optimal health and performance, and while our lifestyle and taste buds don’t always allow the inclusion of such vital vegetation, adding EGN can ensure that you have your bases covered.

 

 

We have organized the ingredients into 5 major categories:

Onnit Champion Antioxidant Blend
This incredibly potent combination of Peruvian Purple Corn, Acai Fruit, Maqui Berry, Lucuma, Grape Skin, and Camu. Camu are some of the most potent antioxidants found in the world. Our unique blend is the catalyst behind EGN’s jaw-dropping 90,000 ORAC score.


Onnit Power Green Blend

The best of both land and sea, this combination includes Wheat Grass, Barley Grass, Oat Grass, Kale, Kelp, Dulse, Spirulina, and Alfalfa. These greens are full of micronutrients, minerals, and vitamins in their most natural and available form. They’re also nature’s multivitamin, good enough to fuel a 2000lb racehorse, or a 200lb human.

Onnit Rainbow Blend
Good things come in all colors! Cranberry, Carrot, and Beet Root provide nutrients especially valuable for urinary tract health, eyesight, and athletic performance.

Onnit Detox Blend
We aren’t saints. For every indulgent action there should be an equal and opposite health reaction, and the detox blend is just that. Milk Thistle, Olive Leaf, and Dandelion help the body support and cleanse vital organs like the liver, kidneys, and prostate.

Onnit Digestion Blend
The stomach is the cauldron of health, as the old expression goes. The more we learn about the complicated processes that happen in the body, the more invaluable we understand the gut to be. We start with an 8 strain probiotic to help cultivate the healthy bacteria that break down the food and keep us happy and healthy by supporting serotonin production and immune system modulation. To further ease the system and help the body digest these dense nutrients, we have added some powerful digestive enzymes, Hemicellulase, and Phytase along with Papaya Fruit which contains the natural enzyme Papain.

 

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Company: Onnit
Brand: Onnit
Slogan: Earth Grown Body Fuel
Origin: USA
Category: Supplement
Packaging: 130g tub
Claims: Non GMO, Gluten Free, Vegan, No Soy, No Sugar, No Dairy
Price: $32.95 USD
Where to Buy: Direct on WebsiteStore Locator
Website: onnit.com

 

 

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Product Spotlight: Go & Fun Green Energy Drink

A unique taste, distinctive, inimitable.

The only Green Energy Drink 100% Natural, with the active power of 4 vegetable extracts and one antioxidant, enriched with the strength of vitamin C and vitamins of the B group.
Go&Fun Green Energy Drink is free from chemicals and preservatives, non-alcoholic and refreshing, made of only natural extracts.

Ginseng:

Adaptogenic, tonic, immunostimulant activity.
It increases resistance.
It restores energy and optimizes mental performances.

Guaranà:

Source of natural caffeine.
It tones the body.
Stimulates the production of adrenaline.
It increases the resistance to fatigue, increasing heart and muscle tone.

Matè:

Source of natural caffeine.
Stimulating effect on the central nervous system.

Rhodiola
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Stimulating effect for mental activity.
It improves concentration, lucidity and mnemonic potential.

Green Tea:

Antioxidant effect.
Beneficial effects of theanine: tonic-stimulating and stress-free.

Vitamins of B-group:

B3: useful to reduce the level of blood cholesterol and to prevent cardiovascular diseases.
B5: determinant for the metabolism of carbohydrates, amino acids and fatty acids.
B6: it stimulates the immune system; it gives energy and tone counteracting physical and mental fatigue.
B12: it produces a sense of vigor and vitality that is useful in case of asthenia and fatigue. Also necessary in the production of red blood cells.

Vitamin C:

It reinforces the immune system.
It supports energetic metabolism.
It is useful to protect cells from oxidative stress.
It promotes the absorption of iron.
It assists the normal formation of collagen for the correct functionality of the blood vessels.

Sugar:

It provides energy that can be quickly used by the body.
It makes the drink even more tasty.

 

Company: Go & Fun
Brand: Go & Fun
Slogan: The Only Green Energy Drink
Category: Sports and Energy Drinks
Origin: Italy
Claims: Green, 100% Natural
Packaging: 250ml
Websitegoandfun.net

 

 

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Product Review: Lifeway Organic Green Kefir with Phytoboost

 

Lifeway Organic Green Kefir has all the probiotic benefits of Kefir, plus the added power of PhytoboostTM, our exclusive blend of health-promoting Phytonutrients.

Packed with 10 green vegetables and green tea, it’s like salad in a bottle! Our Organic Green Kefir also contains 80mg of plant-based Polyphenols, powerful antioxidants that may be effective in neutralizing free radicals while protecting the body and supporting the immune system. All this makes one serving of Green Kefir equivalent to a full serving of vegetables– and a major energy boost! And like all Lifeway Kefir, Green Kefir is packed with 10 powerful probiotic cultures and loaded with vitamins, protein, calcium, and folic acid

INGREDIENTS: Cultured Organic Pasteurized Lowfat Milk, Organic Nonfat Milk, Organic Cane Juice, Organic wheat grass powder, Organic barley grass powder, Organic alfalfa grass powder, Organic green tea extract, Vitamin premix powder (on organic inulin), Organic green cabbage powder, Organic spinach powder, Organic broccoli powder, Organic green kale powder, Organic green bell pepper powder, Organic spirulina powder, Organic chlorella broken cell wall powder, Organic Kiwi Juice Concentrate, Organic Passionfruit Juice Concentrate, Organic Inulin (A Natural Dietary Fiber), Organic Red Beet Juice for Color, Vitamin A Palmitate, Vitamin D3,
CONTAINS MILK

 

Company:  Lifeway
Brand:  Lifeway
Origin: USA
Category: Drinkable Yogurt
Packaging: 1 quart
Claims: Organic, Probiotic
Varieties: Kiwi Passion Fruit, and Pomegranate Acai Blueberry.
Website: lifeway.net

 

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Product Spotlight: Green Sheep Water

 

 

Green Sheep is a bottled water company with a green conscience.

It’s clear that reusable bottles are always the best option for your water needs, but somehow you keep finding yourself buying plastic bottled water. We get it. You’re busy: you’re learning 9 languages (including Na’vi), saving baby Belugas in Alaska’s Cook Inlet, becoming Edward Sharpe’s 10th Magnetic Zero, and not to mention that triathlon you’re training for. And so, your reusable bottle is often left behind. You either forget it or don’t feel like carrying it around all day. Even when you do take it with you, it fails in keeping your water ice-cold throughout your daily adventures and you can’t always find an adequate source to refill it. So when you’re looking for something refreshing to quench your thirst, you end up buying a product that pollutes the environment for thousands of years.

Here at Green Sheep, we work hard to give you a better choice. By offering water in 100% recyclable aluminum bottles, we give you the convenience of traditional bottled water with a reduced impact. Go on to our Product Features page to learn more about the benefits of aluminum.

 

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Company: Green Sheep Inc
Brand: Green Sheep
Slogan: Bottled Water with a Green Conscience
Category:  Water
Origin: USA
Packaging: 16oz Aluminium
Claims: Purified Water
Website: greensheepwater.com

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Packaging Spotlight: Nova Ecological Soda

An attempt to create an organic soda which actually looks like a soda.
School assignment at School of Visual Communication, Denmark

Designed by:
Louise Dupont, Signe Marie Dahm, Jesper Nord

 

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lifejuice

Product Spotlight: Life Juice Cleanse

Life Juice is 100% RAW juice, packed with nutrients and antioxidants your body needs to enhance your health!! We currently have 10 flavors to choose from.

Why Life Juice:
The answer is simple.  Better taste.  Superior nutrition.  We believe in leading healthy, eco-friendly lives sustained by whole foods retrieved straight from the earth.  Our cold-pressed blends are raw and nutrient dense. And according to the talk on the street, they taste great too, but we already knew that.

 

Positive Balance:
Feeling off-kilter? The ingredients in Positive Balance will help keep your pH levels in check.† It's chock full of antioxidants, vitamins A, B, C and E, calcium, iron, folic acid and potassium.

Oh My Greens
OMG! Green juice that tastes good and is good for you. It's packed with antioxidants, vitamins B, C and E, calcium, iron, potassium and the cleansing properties of ginger, parsley and cucumber.†

 

Bodacious Bunny
Carrot with a kick. This special blend boosts the taste and the benefits of carrots alone. It's full of antioxidants, vitamins A, B, and C, iron, calcium, potassium and the cleansing properties of ginger.†

Happy Belly
Tickle your taste buds, soothe your tummy and boost brain power!

It tastes great and is full of antioxidants, vitamins B, C and E, and the cleansing properties of ginger and parsley.
Enjoy Happy Belly anytime during your pre or post cleanse period

Company: Life Juice
Brand: Life Juice
Slogan: In Good Health
Category: Juice Cleansers
Origin: USA
Packaging: 16 oz
Claims: 100% raw juice
Varieties: Positive Balance, Oh My Greens, Bodacious Bunny, Happy Belly
Website: lifejuiceshop.com

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The Greenest Office Building In The World Is About To Open In Seattle

The Bullitt Center is made from totally clean materials, has composting toilets, and catches enough rainwater to survive a 100-day drought. And it’s 100% solar-powered, in a city not known for its sunny days.

eattle’s Bullitt Centeris being heralded as the greenest, most energy-efficient commercial office building in the world. It’s not that the six-story, 50,000-square-foot building is utilizing never-before-seen technology. But it’s combining a lot of different existing technologies and methods to create a structure that’s a showpiece for green design--and a model for others to follow.

A project of the Bullitt Foundation, a Seattle-based sustainability advocacy group, the Bullitt Center has an incredibly ambitious goal. From the website:

The goal of the Bullitt Center is to change the way buildings are designed, built and operated to improve long-term environmental performance and promote broader implementation of energy efficiency, renewable energy and other green building technologies in the Northwest.

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Electric scooters provide a green taxi service in Amsterdam

Dutch company Hopper has introduced an eco-friendly taxi service to the streets of Amsterdam that uses electric scooters rather than cars.

We’ve previously seen green taxi services, including cab4one, which uses mini cars that only transport one passenger to keep carbon emissions down. Now, however, Dutch company Hopper has introduced an eco-friendly taxi service to the streets of Amsterdam that uses electric scooters rather than cars.

Providing a cheap and environmentally-friendly form of transportation, Hopper scooters are intended to be quicker than a taxi car service, as they can weave in and out of stationary traffic to decrease waiting times. Every ride has a flat rate of EUR 2.50 regardless of the distance, although the service only runs in the city centre and Zuidas WTC/RAI areas of Amsterdam.

The company claims that electric scooters produce 68 percent less carbon emissions than a traditional moped scooter. The scooters can be flagged down in the street, booked over the telephone or via the website and are operational from 8am till 8pm Monday–Friday.

The service is currently only running in Amsterdam, but the founders have plans to extend it to The Hague, Rotterdam and Utrecht within the next six months – transportation entrepreneurs, one to bring to your city?

Website: www.myhopper.nl
Contact: www.myhopper.nl/contact

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New Method soap bottles partially sourced from ocean plastic

Eco-conscious household/personal care products maker Method offers limited-edition soap in bottle made from ocean-recovered and PCR HDPE plastic.

Method has launched its latest innovation in sustainable packaging: bottles made from a blend of plastic recovered from the ocean and post-consumer recycled plastic. This limited-edition packaging is for a new Method product, a two-in-one hand and dish soap, available exclusively at Whole Foods Market stores nationwide.

Scientists estimate that several million tons of plastic make its way into the oceans every year, polluting the environment and hurting marine populations. Through this new use of recovered ocean plastic, Method says that it is demonstrating how a business can tackle environmental problems, and that there are smarter ways to make plastic than using virgin material. Nearly all of Method's packaging is made from PCR material, which helps keep additional plastic out of landfills and oceans.

"Our goal with ocean plastic packaging is to show that the most viable solution to our plastic pollution problem is using the plastic that's already on the 55601-Ocean-Plastic-Hero-shot-72dpi-md.jpgplanet,” says Adam Lowry, co-founder and chief greenskeeper of Method. “Method's ocean plastic bottle demonstrates in the extreme that recycling is possible. By recycling and reusing plastic to make our bottles, we turn off the tap of plastic flowing into our oceans and take the first, most important step toward solving the ocean plastic problem."

Over the past year and a half, Method employees have worked with local volunteers from Sustainable Coastlines Hawaii and the Kokua Hawai'i Foundation to hand-collect several tons of plastic from the beaches of Hawaii, where the kinds of rigid, opaque plastic needed to make this packaging are most abundant. A portion of the product's proceeds will go to these two Hawaiian organizations as part of Method's efforts to establish an ongoing business model and supply chain for collecting and sorting plastic marine debris.

Method partnered with recycler Envision Plastics to develop a new recycling process to make the bottles. The process allows plastics recovered from the ocean to be cleaned, blended, and then remanufactured into high-quality recycled plastic that is the same quality as virgin high-density polyethylene HDPE plastic.

The new two-in-one soap with odor-eliminating technology is now available exclusively at Whole Foods Market stores nationwide and on methodhome.com. It is available in two fragrances—Sea Minerals and Sweet Water—for the suggested retail price of $4.99.

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Packaging Spotlight: Heineken Cube Concept

Designed to overcome the overly loss of space between the cylinders of beer, Heineken Cube optimizes storage all along the chain: from manufacturer to consumer.

It generates a significant fuel economy during transport. Its minimalist form gives it a strong visual identity and integrates symbolic object as in consumer memory.

A new way of drinking, economic and ecological ...

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