All posts created by Rhonda Johansson
11/09/2017 / By Rhonda Johansson

Dioctyl sodium sulfosuccinate (DSS), otherwise known as docusate sodium, is a white waxy solid that is soluble in many organic

11/09/2017 / By Rhonda Johansson

Not to be confused with our favorite banana-thong-wearing comedian, sodium tetraborate is more known as Borax. The white, crystalline powder

11/08/2017 / By Rhonda Johansson

Quick! Say this 10 times really fast, and you’ll win a prize: ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid. Did you do it? If you

10/27/2017 / By Rhonda Johansson

Tennessee has become the fourth state to impose restrictions on Monsanto’s flagship herbicide, dicamba. Farmers in the state have stated

10/09/2017 / By Rhonda Johansson

In the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, school boards across Florida are focused on assuring parents and children that their infrastructures

10/04/2017 / By Rhonda Johansson

Leaked internal documents from Monsanto condemn the already-struggling giant to maintain some level of integrity. Plaintiffs suing the agricultural company

09/21/2017 / By Rhonda Johansson

Triclocarban (TCC), the most common antibacterial chemical compound found in various personal care products such as soaps and lotions, can

09/19/2017 / By Rhonda Johansson

Scientists now warn that colored tattoos can increase the risk of cancer. The pigmented dyes used by most tattoo parlors

09/12/2017 / By Rhonda Johansson

“Never trust a Fox in your hen coop,” Barry Gardiner, Labour’s shadow trade secretary sallied after British trade secretary Liam

09/05/2017 / By Rhonda Johansson

In an attempt to tease out the nature vs. nurture conundrum in the development of plants, a team of researchers