Commercially prepared herb tea bags contain only about one-seventh (1/7) the amount of herbs per pint of water as fresh from the garden herbs.
Healthy sea salt’s are extracted from within the earth or through evaporation methods, crushed into various forms of fine or course granules and screened for impurities. Find tips and tricks here for using them in your everyday cooking.
Many native colonies have been destroyed by harvesting for traditional medicine and also by plant collectors. The rhizomes are reportedly extremely toxic but are used medicinally for various purposes. From Africa, it was taken to England in 1854, where it was named by John Lindley to honor Lady Charlotte Clive, Dutchess of Northumberland.
Programs exist that can help manufacturers learn and develop strategies to benefit from the rapidly growing sustainability marketplace. Find out much more at http://www.ecosmartmanufacturing.org
Fair trade also fosters environmental stewardship, values traditional cultures, promotes democracy and educates consumers.
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